Successfully reported this slideshow.
Activate your 14 day free trial to unlock unlimited reading.
Nicole C ollins
C a r e e r C o n s u l t a n t & I n t e r n s h i p C o o r d i n a t o r a t U n i t y C o l l e g e
S t a t e D i r e c t o r , N e w E n g l a n d A s s o c i a t i o n f o r C o o p e r a t i v e E d u c a t i o n
a n d F i e l d E x p e r i e n c e
n c o l l i n s @ u n i t y . e d u | ( 2 0 7 ) 9 4 8 - 9 2 1 3
GREEN CAREER PIPELINES AND INTERNSHIPS:
Unity College provides dedicated, engaged students with
a liberal arts education that emphasizes the environment,
natural resources, and sustainability science. Through
hands-on learning, our graduates emerge as ethical
environmental stewards, visionary leaders, and
responsible citizens prepared to address the most
pressing environmental challenges of our time.
Unity College Mission Statement
Unity has 16 majors in fields related to Biodiversity,
Natural Resource Management, Sustainability & Climate
Change, Environmental Art & Media, and
First college to divest from investments in fossil fuels
First college to have a Passive House standard
First college to have a Sustainability Science framework
About Unity College…
Service Learning Internships
On-campus work experiences (STARS, American College
and University President’s commitment to Climate
Change, Recycling, Strategic Planning, Garden/Farm)
Green Career Pipelines & Internships
C a r e e r f a i r s a n d o n - c a m p u s r e c r u i t i n g a r e r a t e d h i g h e s t i n
e f f e c t i v e n e s s f o r r e c r u i t i n g i n t e r n s a n d c o - o p s .
E m p l o y e r s m a d e f u l l - t i m e o f f e r s t o 5 6 . 5 p e r c e n t o f t h e i r i n t e r n s
R e s p o n d e n t s w h o h i r e d i n t e r n s / c o - o p s t u d e n t s f r o m t h e i r o w n
p r o g r a m s r e t a i n e d 8 8 . 9 p e r c e n t o f t h e s e h i r e s a f t e r o n e y e a r . A n d ,
f o r t h o s e h i r e s w i t h n o i n t e r n s h i p / c o - o p e x p e r i e n c e a t a l l , s l i g h t l y
l e s s t h a n 8 0 p e r c e n t w e r e r e t a i n e d .
S o u r c e : 2 0 1 3 I n t e r n s h i p & C o - o p S u r v e y , N a t i o n a l A s s o c i a t i o n o f
C o l l e g e s a n d E m p l o y e r s
Trends and Stats: NACE Survey Benchmarks
Massachusetts Department of Energy and
Environmental Affairs- Step Program
Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and
Environmental Affairs email@example.com
National Job Boards- Indeed, Monster, Idealist
11% JOB GROWTH in Massachusetts Clean Energy Sector
High Retirement Rate within the Department of
Conservation and Recreation
Opportunities for Job Seekers
Unity College Green Jobs Fair- February 5, 2014
Post internships/jobs online @
New England Association for Cooperative Education &
Academic Field Experiences- Conference
Massachusetts College and University Career Centers,
Cooperative Learning Office, Experiential Learning
Opportunities For Employers
Unity College Internship Handbook
Starting and Maintaining a Quality Internship Program
by Michael True of Messiah College
Onet Online http://www.onetonline.org/
This image cannot currently be displayed.
Be the first to like this
Number of Embeds
You have now unlocked unlimited access to 20M+ documents!
Learn faster and smarter from top experts
Download to take your learnings offline and on the go
You also get free access to Scribd!
Instant access to millions of ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, podcasts and more.
Read and listen offline with any device.
Free access to premium services like Tuneln, Mubi and more.