Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Environmental Policy

Graduates of the International Environmental Policy (IEP) program design and implement sustainable solutions around the world in the fields of conservation, development, and energy.


Employer Testimonial

"[The student]... worked steadily and reliably and helped supply all requested tools and analyses in time... we will miss her a lot... any institution would be lucky to have her on board."

IPSS Supervisor, Conservation International

Where Are Our Alumni One Year After Graduation?

Population Surveyed: May, August, December 2013 Graduates
Response Rate:
Employed: 90%
Average Reported Salary: $53,365


Employment by Sector

Intergovernmental: 5%
Nonprofit/Nongovernmental Organization: 37%
Private/Corporate/Business: 11%
Public/Government: 32%
No Response: 16%


Select Employers

Select Position Titles

  • Conflict Resolution Specialist
  • Fisheries Policy Analyst
  • Forestry Officer
  • Manager, Ocean Health Index
  • Program Analyst
  • Solar Consultant
  • Sustainability Coordinator


Alumni Positions by Program



What Do Our Students Do in the Summer?

Population Surveyed: Students in Summer 2014
Survey Response Rate:
Secured Opportunity: 96%
Average Reported Salary: $18.25 per hour


Select Internship Employers

View the full International Environmental Policy Program 2014 Internship Report here:
PDF icon2014 IEP Internship Report