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Engineering, Computing and Technology Fields

Do you know what an environmental or a civil engineer does? How about the difference between computer science and computer engineering? Explore the different fields within engineering to discover the right one for you. Each area includes a description and links to where you can learn more.
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What Do Electrical Engineers Do? Are you fascinated by how the principles of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism can be applied to real-world everyday problems?Do you dream...
What Do Environmental Engineers Do? Are you looking for a challenging and innovative career path where you can have a tremendous impact by ensuring designs and...
What Do Environmental Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Are you interested in the dynamic relationship between human activity and the environment?Are you passionate about improving public health,...
What Do Aerospace Engineers Do? Are you looking for a challenging and innovative career path where you can have a tremendous impact by enabling people to...
What Do Industrial Engineers Do? Are you looking for a challenging and innovative career path where you can have a tremendous impact by optimizing complex processes,...
What Do Architectural Engineers Do? Could you get excited about designing new and dynamic spaces for people to live, work, and play?Do you dream about planning...
What Do Industrial Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Would you enjoy learning techniques to apply materials, technology, and industrial equipment to maximize workers’ productivity and make industries...
What Do Architectural Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Are you fascinated by the principles of architectural design and structural mechanics?Do you have a knack for building...
What Do Manufacturing Engineers Do? Are you looking for a challenging and innovative career path where you can have a tremendous impact by focusing on how...
What Do Bioengineers Do? Could you imagine being part of a team inventing machines that produce artificial organs or designing molecules with structures that target cancer...
What Do Manufacturing Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Can you imagine applying your creative problem-solving skills to make manufacturing at companies far more efficient? Would you like...
What Do Bioengineering Technology Graduates Do? Do you dream of having a career that allows you to make a visible impact by inventing new healthcare technologies...
What Do Materials Engineers Do? Are you interested in designing everything from bullet-proof vests to windows that produce solar energy, and from self-cleaning clothes to bone/cartilage...
What Do Chemical Engineers Do? Are you looking for a challenging and innovative career path where you can have a tremendous impact on people’s lives by...
What Does a Mechanical Engineer Do? Are you interested in designing mechanical systems ranging from heating and cooling systems to nano-scale robots?Do you want to use...
What Do Chemical Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Are you interested in looking for new ways to use chemical reactions to transform raw materials into valuable, innovative...
What Do Mechanical Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Can you get excited about a fulfilling hands-on career where people rely on you to improve the machinery and...
What Do Civil Engineers Do? Would you find it inspiring to interact with the physical and natural environment to create the next municipal park for your...
What Do Nuclear Engineers Do? Are you excited by the possibility of designing nuclear reactors to power cities and atomic submarines, or splitting atoms to...
What Do Civil Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Are you passionate about making a serious contribution to the public by coming up with innovative structural designs and...
Agricultural Engineering: Agricultural engineers apply knowledge of engineering technology and biological science to agriculture. They design agricultural machinery, equipment, structures. Some specialties include power...
What Do Computer Engineers Do? Would you be thrilled to be at the forefront of creating the next generation of microprocessors and hardware that will drive...
In addition to the main engineering technology fields covered within this site, there are many ABET accredited engineering technology programs in other areas. These include:...
What Do Computer Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Are you excited by the thrill of devising creative solutions to help advance computer technology for the benefit of...
What Do Software Engineers Do? Would you like the opportunity to code software that creates virtual reality for a new generation of users or new types...
What Do Computer Scientists Do? Are you excited by the opportunity to code software solutions that will drive the next generation of search engines?Would you like...
What Do Electrical Engineering Technology Graduates Do? Would you like to apply electrical principles to contribute to the development of new and innovative technologies?Do you want...