Explore career opportunities in the Energy, Environment, & Engineering industries!

Careers across the energy, environment, and engineering fields involve utilizing skills and knowledge in disciplines such as geography, climatology, geology, ecology, meteorology, oceanography, hydrology, physics, etc. to leverage, grow, and sustain the earth’s elements and resources. Jobs utilize highly technical and problem solving skills to assist in everything from developing new energy sources, sustaining the environment, building skyscrapers, roads, and bridges, to exploring the earth’s geological past.

Thinking of pairing academics with your future career? Concord’s Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences has many courses, majors, and minors that can prepare you to take on roles in the field.

Want to gain experience with one-of-a-kind labs and equipment being utilized to make groundbreaking scientific advances? Check out the Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences’ labs and equipment, including West Virginia’s only electron microscope. Opportunities are available for students to conduct impactful research and participate in interdisciplinary projects. December 2022 graduate, Alexis Foster, even directed a documentary on it!



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