Useful Career Links
The links below include general engineering information as well as information on specific fields. (Please note that the links will open in a new window.)
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General Engineering & Business
- Careers in Business
Information and resources for jobs in finance, banking, market research and other areas of business. This website gives much information about these potential careers for any major.
- Graduating Engineer & Computer Careers
Employer information, resume/cover letter/interview prep, and graduate programs. Informative "Career Profiles" and "Industry Focus" features.
- National Academy of Engineering
Definitions, links to professional associations, career & job descriptions. See also Resources & Links (under Engineering Projects) and Engineer Girl.
- National Society of Professional Engineers
Major choice discussions, helpful tips, and internship information found in the Student Information section. Also includes job listings, salary information, career discussion forums and mentor programs.
- Society of Women Engineers
Links, career information and corporation listings (some sections require membership).
- Vault & WetFeet
Excellent overviews of careers, industries and employers that require/value technical and analytical skills from math, engineering, computer science and other backgrounds.
Job Search Sites
Excellent resource for technical job listings – use keywords when searching such as "electronics," "computer science," "entry level," "manufacturing," "mechanical engineering," "civil engineering," "quantitative," "biomedical research," etc.
- Engineer Jobs
Engineering & tech. job listings by state and job function.
- Engineering Central
Job listings, resource links for each area of concentration.
Resources and listings of headhunters and recruiters for engineering and technical careers.
- ENTRY POINT!
An American Association for the Advancement of Science program, offers internships for students with disabilities in computer science, engineering, math and other science fields.
- Engineers Without Borders
Volunteer your technical expertise, find an internship, stay in the US or go abroad, gain technical skills and network.
Search for jobs with nonprofit organizations. Click on "Jobs" and search by categories such as "Computing and Internet" or "Engineering"
Jobs in technical fields with federal government organizations including the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), NASA, Dept. of Homeland Security, etc.
Math and Statistics
- American Mathematical Society: Careers and Employment
- American Statistical Society: Career Center
- Be An Actuary
- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM): Careers
- Society of Actuaries: Exams & Jobs Overview