Careers

Sample careers in our undergraduate Human Ecology programs

Community Development

Community education (i.e. ESL, environmental, parent support)

City planning and economic development

Youth advocate/organizer

Nonprofit administration

Human Development

K12 teaching (with certification)

Health sciences (with professional training)

Child care (teacher, director)

Landscape Architecture

Public agencies (Cal Trans, State Parks, City/County/National Parks)

Professional design offices (urban design, ecological planning, recreational facilities, etc.)

Private practice (residential, designbuild)

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems

Farming and ranching

Education/community organizing and development

International development

Sample careers in our graduate human Ecology programs

Child Development (MS)

Education (teacher, specialist, administrator)

Child care (teacher, administrator, counselor)

Social service, community agencies

Community Development (MS)

Government agencies/Cooperative Extension

Economic development and housing corporations

Land trusts, farmland preservation organization

Nonprofits and public interest groups

Geography (MA & PhD)

University educator and researcher

Government agencies (Forestry, USDA, Cal Trans)

Private sector and nonprofits (research, communication, data analysis)

Human Development (PhD)

University educator and researcher

Government agencies (research;, program evaluation, policy development)

Nonprofits and social service agencies (nonprofit boards, administration)