Career Communities

Engineering Community

ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY


Explore potential careers and develop industry-specific skills for success in the Engineering & Technology Community. The Career Center offers individual counseling, job and internship resources, networking events and professional development opportunities to help students succeed. Below is a quick snapshot of relevant industries, career outlook, community-specific resources and related Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) to help direct students along their career path in the Engineering & Technology Community.

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OCCUPATIONS & BROAD INDUSTRIES:

  • App Development
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Coding
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Engineering
  • Cyber Security
  • Data & Analytics
  • Database Architecture & Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Energy & Nuclear Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Game Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Materials Science & Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Network Engineering & Administration
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Process Engineering
  • Project Engineering
  • Software Development & Engineering
  • Systems Analysis & Administration
  • Technical Support
  • Web Design & Development
  • Alpha Omega Epsilon (A.O.E.)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • Biomedical Engineering Society
  • Deep Roots STEM Outreach
  • Engineers Without Borders
  • National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)
  • Sigma Phi Delta (SPD - COE Fraternity)
  • Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE)
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
  • Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honors Society

To find out more about these RSOs and how to get involved, visit Student Central.

  • American Academy of Environmental Engineers
  • American Association of Engineering Societies
  • American Chemical Society
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • American Railroad Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association  
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers
  • Materials Research Society
  • National Society of Black Engineers
  • National Society of Professional Engineers
  • Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (oSTEM)
  • Society of Automotive Engineer
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
  • Society of Women Engineers

Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam
 

The FE exam is generally your first step in the process to becoming a professional licensed engineer (P.E.). It is designed for recent graduates and students who are close to finishing an undergrad engineering degree from an EAC/ABET-accredited program.

The FE exam is administered year-round at NCEES-approved Pearson VUE test centers, and is computer-based. Click here to learn about alternative item types (AITs).

The FE Exam includes 110 questions, is six hours long and includes:

  • Non-disclosure agreement (2 minutes)
  • Tutorial (8 minutes)
  • Exam (5 hours and 20 minutes)
  • Scheduled break (25 minutes)
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Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) Exam
 

The Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) exam tests for a minimum level of competency in a particular engineering discipline. It is designed for engineers who have gained a minimum of four years’ post-college work experience in their chosen engineering discipline.

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TOP TEN EMPLOYERS:

  • AECOM
  • Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. 
  • DuPont
  • ExxonMobil
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Pennoni Associates, Inc.
  • Siemens Healthineers
  • The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co.
  • W.L.Gore & Associates, Inc.
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