Internships, Careers and Graduate Programs

Sustainable Urban Environments Internships

Students in our SUE program have interned at places like:  

  • Center for Medicare Advocacy (Washington DC)
  • New York City Department of City Planning, GIS Team
  • Housing Network of Rhode Island
  • Shanghai World Expo 2010
  • Solar I
  • New York City Department of Mental Health & Hygiene-Built Environment Division
  • Maplewood, NJ-Engineering Department
  • Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation
  • Recycle-a-Bicycle
  • Build It Green
  • New York City Department of City Planning
  • Big Duck NYC
  • New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Careers in Sustainable Urban Environments

Our graduates may go on to careers in: 

  • Urban Planning
  • Public Policy Analysts
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Transportation Management
  • Community Development
  • Urban Design
  • Public Administrators
  • Graduate school for public policy careers

Some potential expected salaries for SUE graduates*:

  • 67k +Environmental Scientists
  • 81k Public Policy Analysts
  • 100-155k for Natural Resource Managers/Consultants
  • 52-90k Transportation Managers
  • 50-78k Community Development Managers
  • 52-90k Urban Designers
  • 60-90k Public Administrators
  • 63k Urban Planners
  • 51k Solar Panel Installers

*Salary information taken from

Graduate Programs in Sustainability

For students who are interested in futuring their education in sustainability, please click here to view a list of New York- based graduate programs. Additionally, the last link contains information on other sustainability programs throughout the United States and Canada.