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.

TLM Careers

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?

1 Year after Graduation Pie Chart
*Results are for 2011–2016 graduates, one year after graduation.

2011-2016 Graduates Bar Chart
*Results are for 2011–2016 graduates, working full time and based in the United States, one year after graduation.

Select Employers

  • Conservation International
  • Driscoll's
  • e2e foundation
  • Fulbright
  • Trees for the Future
  • United States Environmental Protection Agency
  • Inter-American Development Bank
  • Veritable Vegetable

Select Position Titles

  • Conflict Resolution Specialist
  • Policy and Resource Associate
  • Consultant
  • Project Manager
  • Director
  • Ecologist
  • Sustainability Specialist
  • Fulbright Fellow


Alumni Positions by Program


TLM Internships

What Do Our Students Do in the Summer?

Population Surveyed: Students in Summer 2016
Secured Opportunity: 97%
Locations Outside the US Include: Canada, Costa Rica, Denmark, Fiji, Honduras, Italy, Japan, Panama, Peru

Select Internship Employers

  • California Coastal Commission
  • California Farmlink
  • Conservation International 
  • Environmental Defense Fund 
  • International Union for Conservation of Nature 
  • Maersk Drilling
  • National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration 
  • Peace Corps 
  • San Francisco Business Council on Climate Change
  • U.S. Department of State
  • U.S. Green Building Council
  • UN Food and Agriculture (UNFAO)

Select Internship Position Titles

  • Business Analyst 
  • California Sea Grant Fellow 
  • Center for the Blue Economy Fellow 
  • Consultant 
  • Deep-Sea Mining Research Intern 
  • Fisheries Research and Multimedia Intern 
  • LEED Latin America Intern 
  • Marine Debris Intern 
  • Peace Corps Volunteer 
  • Policy Intern 
  • Sustainability Assistant 
  • Watershed Management & Capacity Building Intern