Career options for students with engineering degree
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1. Jobs based on your major
Jobs as an Engineer depends on the focus of your studies. There so many different categories when it comes to engineering.
Those categories are:
2. Related career paths
3. Alternative career paths
As an Engineering student you are well suited for other alternative career paths.
Here are some other potential career options that you can choose:
⦁ Research and Development
3. Percentage of Employment
To sum it up for you, here’s the percentage of Employment of engineering students.
⦁ Manager- 4.0%
⦁ All other occupations- 9.7%
⦁ Clerical and Administrative- 4.0%
⦁ Community and Personal- 3.2%
⦁ Technicals and Trade- 7.1%
⦁ Professional- 72.0%
Engineering undergraduates are one of the top five highest paid, With an average salary starting from $67,000. With a higher degree like M.Tech it can go up even more. The median salary with a higher degree starts from $88,000 and even more.
5. Famous personalities
Here is a list of some famous people who studied engineering:
Rowan Atkinson(popular for Mr.Bean and Blackadder): Rowan Atkinson graduated as an Electrical Engineer from Newcastle University. And completed M.sc in Electrical Engineering from Queen’s College, Oxford.
Cindy Crawford: She was a student of Chemical Engineering at Northwestern University.
Ashton Kutcher: He studied Biochemical Engineering from the University of Lowa.
Teri Hatcher: She studied Mathematics and Engineering from De Anza Collage.