Love Your Work, and Live Your Life
It’s an exciting profession, but one of its greatest advantages is that it will leave you time for all the other things in your life that you love!
It’s a great outlet for the imagination – The perfect field for independent thinkers.
Work With Great People
Be part of a team. Whether they are designers or architects, doctors or entrepreneurs, you will be surrounded by smart, inspiring people.
Design Things That Matter
Make your mark on the world. From the pyramids to the Great Wall of China to the Hoover Dam to the Large Hadron Collider, man’s most amazing constructions are created through engineering.
Never Be Bored
Creative problem solving will take you into uncharted territory and the ideas of your colleagues will expose you to different ways of thinking. Be prepared to be fascinated and to have your talents stretched in ways you never expected.
Earn a Big Salary
The average engineer’s salary is around $99,738. Engineers who just graduated from college were among the highest paid in graduating classes of the past few years averaging around $62,535.
Enjoy Jon Flexibility
From medicine to law, to food to fashion and entertainment to business, engineering is a great platform to launch into many different field.
You may end up designing a skyscraper in London or developing safe drinking water systems in Asia. Or you may stay closer to home, working with nearby high-tech company or hospital.
Make A Difference
Engineers are the center of innovation. National security, renewable energy, increasing life expectancy or making cell phones cooler…engineering impacts the world around us in a big way!
Change The World
Who saves lives, prevents diseases, reduces poverty and protects our planet? No, not super heroes. In very real and concrete ways, engineers make the world around us a better place.