Engineering Careers

Possible careers for an engineering major at Viterbo University

Individuals with an engineering education are and will stay in high demand. A variety of lucrative career opportunities await well-prepared engineers: (Some require advanced degrees)

  • Mechanical engineer
  • Industrial engineer 
  • Electrical engineer 
  • Environmental engineer 
  • Biomedical engineer
  • Forensic engineer
  • Drafting and design engineer 
  • Materials scientist 
  • Entrepreneur 
  • Patent lawyer 
  • Project management 
  • Government policy builder  
  • Technical writer 
  • Sales engineer 
  • Teacher/professor 
  • Engineering consultant 
  • Global developmental professional 

The leadership, team-building, and problem-solving skills developed through an engineering degree can also prepare students for careers in finance, business, and healthcare.