College of Arts and Sciences

Environmental Science and Sustainability Program


Environmental Science major Katie Kiefer on an environmental internship in Costa Rica

All students in the Environmental Science program (both majors and minors) must fulfill the Environemntal Internship (ENV 490) requriement. This one-semester real-life experience provides students the opportunity to explore a possible career, make contacts, and see what being a professional environmental scientist is all about. Recent internship lcoations have included FEMA, National Parks, Lower Merion Conservancy, EPA, Philosophical Society and other local, regional and international organizations.