Outdoor Conservation Job Possibilities

Outdoor Conservation Job Possibilities

Mount Mercy graduates who majored in outdoor conservation are prepared for a variety of careers with international, federal, state and county organizations, as well as nonprofits and private companies. Popular choices for outdoor conservation majors include parks, natural resources, education, eco-tourism, and conservation-based organizations.

Our alumni have found jobs as naturalists, outdoor educators, park rangers, conservation officers and ecologists working for employers like:

  • U.S. Soil Conservation Service 
  • Scott County Waste Management, Iowa 
  • Muscatine County Conservation, Iowa 
  • Cedar County Conservation, Iowa 
  • Iowa Department of Natural Resources