Explore engineering

The National Academy of Engineering has identified 14 Grand Challenges of Engineering. Which ones would you like to work toward overcoming?

Learn what different kinds of engineers do, meet engineering students, and get advice on preparing for an engineering degree at the eGFI website

Careers and salaries 

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics to learn about careers that match your major and find Occupational Employment Statistics.

BLS also has information about careers in engineeringcomputer science and computer software engineering.

examine Employment and Earning Statistics reported to MSU's Career Services by 2011 MSU graduates. Career Destinations Survey (PDF) (See page 6 for College of Engineering data.)


Traits, Jobs, and Earnings

Each of the following links is on the National Engineers Week Web site and will open in a new window.

Do you wonder if an engineering or computer science career best fits your personality?

Video Clips

Take a peek at the world of engineering through video clips by the National Society of Professional Engineers © 1997.

Engineers at Trek: Curiosity and tinkering led them to fun, rewarding careers
Make an impact on the world: Become an engineer

Industrial Engineers


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