Your degree does not strictly determine your career, but it does point you in certain directions.

What job can you get with an engineering degree?

Most engineering graduates go on to become engineers. . Here is a list of careers where the skills you learn in an engineering degree will be useful:

What is the job market for engineering degrees?

Compared to other degrees in the US, the job market for engineering graduates is strong overall. That’s great news—there’s high demand for the skills and knowledge you’ll gain in this program.

Here’s a breakdown of engineering graduate employment. Compared to the national average, the number of people who are underpaid (that is, who make less than $40,000 per year) is 30% less than other degrees on average.

Employment Status% of Engineering Grads
Employed87.5%
Unemployed0.6%
Underpaid11.9%
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