Life After Ball State

The creative blend of art and science, the overlay of environmental awareness and technology: it makes for a fascinating and influential career path. There are many possibilities for growth and professions in the built-environment.

Positions available to a licensed architect, environmental design professional, or an expert in historic preservation can lead to a lifetime of interesting projects and community leadership.

A quick scan over the positions our alumni hold—in sustainability, design, urban master planning, affordable housing, law, real estate, planned rural villages, state preservation, and the forest service—shows the incredible diversity of the options before you. Careers in these exciting, demanding professions offer many personal, professional, and financial rewards while contributing to culture and helping people.