Careers & Job Opportunities

97% of our graduates are employed or in graduate school; 85% of those work in the field they studied in

67% of graduates working in their field work for federal or state agencies

More than 95% of our students students work and intern in natural resource professions while they're earning their degrees; more than 80% of those internships are paid.


Job Search Resources

Clean Water Program Manager (Open until filled)

Fire Scientist (Open until filled)

Ranch Employee (Open until filled)

Water Resource Agent (Closes 8/17/22)

Water Resource Agent, Senior (Closes 8/17/22)


Video presentation on USA Jobs, presented by Amber Kamps, USFS Outreach, Recruitment and Retention Program Specialist, at UM in Nov. 2017. 

If you have specific questions about applying for federal jobs, you are welcome to email Amber at or call (406)439-9138.

Top 5 tips when applying through USAJobs (pdf)

Steps to Success: Navigating the National Park Service Hiring Process (pdf)

Learn How to Become: Find Internships Locally and Abroad

See where FCFC students have had jobs/internships while in school

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