EngineerGirl - Can An Engineering Degree Apply To Careers

Jun 25, 2019  · A B.S. degree in engineering can lead rather directly to successful careers and graduate degrees in law, business, economics, geography, urban planning, IT, marketing, and many other fields. Medical school will require another year or half-year of science coursework than the standard engineering degree provides.

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EngineerGirl - Rachel Zancanella

  Fort Collins, CO   Pueblo, CO

Posted: (52 years ago) Biography. Rachel Zancanella is the Lead Assistant Division Engineer with the Colorado Division of Water Resources Division 2 (DWR) office in Pueblo, CO. Originally from Glenwood Springs, CO she completed her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO in 2008. After graduation she spent a couple ...

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EngineerGirl - Engineering Careers

Posted: (52 years ago) Engineering Careers. Ideas & Solutions. Engineering Design. Areas of Impact. How to Get There. Explore Possibilities. Prepare for College. Try This. Ask an Engineer.

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EngineerGirl - Thinking about careers

Posted: (52 years ago) Your future success will be determined in large part by your ability to work in teams, communicate your ideas, use different kinds of technology, and to think critically about both problems and opportunities. These life skills are important in every career, and engineering is no exception. Read More.

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EngineerGirl - Engineers Working With Animals

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 29, 2012  · Indeed, some engineering jobs involve taking care of animals. For example, an old colleague of mine designs hip implants for dogs! You may not ever have considered that house pets get old and their joints get frail, just like humans. Some pet owners take their pets to the hospital to replace their joints, and engineers design, test, and develop ...

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EngineerGirl - Which engineering jobs work with people the ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Which engineering jobs work with people the most? I am more of an extroverted person, but I feel like I've always heard that engineering is a great career for people who don't want to be around others. However, I don't want to be isolated and alone during my job, …

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EngineerGirl - Explore Engineering

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 28, 2012  · There are lots and lots of different engineering jobs, so it is good to know a lot about what kind of different jobs and companies there are out there, so that when you graduate as an engineer, you can pick a good employer and a job that is rewarding to you. I work for Boeing in the flight simulation department.

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EngineerGirl - I'd like a career that helps people or the ...

Posted: (52 years ago) ALL engineering careers are going to contribute to our environment and society but one question that is tougher is what organization/company are you wanting to work for in the future. The best way to learn (that I've found) is through Work-Study, Internship programs and volunteering for various organizations (I still volunteer today with FIRST ...

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EngineerGirl - How many engineering careers are there?

Posted: (52 years ago) The branches listed there are the most widely recognized, but it is impossible to really list them all because new specialties and unique fields are emerging all of the time, and sometimes people who specialize in one type of engineering can also work in any number of interdisciplinary subspecialties.

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EngineerGirl - What are some "girly" engineering jobs?

Posted: (52 years ago) What jobs in engineering have to do with girly stuff (makeup, fashion, etc.) Please help me. Related to Engineering Branches. Reset. Amelia Scharrer, WHPacific. Answered Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 9:12 PM. Hi Alyssa - So two piece of advice. 1) Follow your own dreams. I love being an engineer but if that is not of interest to you, then look ...

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EngineerGirl - Why is being an engineer important?

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 28, 2020  · Engineering is an important job because it’s a role that very few other professions have the skills to perform in most cases. We make sure that all the goods, equipment, and systems that are used in the world are not only manufactured reliably and …

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EngineerGirl - Are there fields of engineering that don't ...

Posted: (52 years ago) I know mathematics and science are important skills to have to be an engineer but are there any parts, fields, or engineering jobs that do not need or use math and science very much? Okay that question may sound dumb but I am just trying to weigh out the possibility of becoming a decent engineer. Thanks! Related to Math & Science.

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EngineerGirl - Good engineering career for being outside

Posted: (52 years ago) I know being an engineer is a lot of office work, but are there any careers as an engineer where I could spend a good bit of time outside? Secondly, I first thought of going into Mining Engineering, as I'm located in the heart of the coal industry in Southwestern PA, but due to the push of more clean-burning energy, I'm not sure if I should ...

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EngineerGirl - Can biomedical engineers work from home?

Posted: (52 years ago) However, you probably realize that I'm working for EngineerGirl in engineering education and outreach so I don't work as an engineer in the strict sense of the word. I won't say that working from home is impossible in biomedical engineering, but it is very difficult, and will …

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EngineerGirl - careers fair in school

  Miami, FL

Posted: (52 years ago) Hi!, I am a chemical engineer student, and Im originally from Miami, FL. I love ChemE but, whenever I go to career fairs in my university, I notice that there

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EngineerGirl - Is engineering stressful?

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 30, 2020  · With engineering, your chance of getting a good, steady job is great, which reduces long term stress significantly. But, while in school, or at NASA, when working on technically challenging projects with deadlines, the best way I have found to reduce stress is …

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EngineerGirl - Ask an Engineer

Posted: (52 years ago) Being a wireless engineer for Verizon no one day is the same. From day to day and sometimes minute to minute I could be engineering a circuit, talking to the FCC, working with a vendor or different engineers on a job! Being an engineer for Verizon I ...

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EngineerGirl - Do you ever feel like giving up?

Posted: (52 years ago) May 22, 2020  · Being an engineering professor is a bit like running a small business at most campuses, because we have to find “jobs”/research projects to support almost all our graduate students (who cost about $60,000 per year, including overhead, fringe benefits, and tuition paid for).

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EngineerGirl - How hard is it to get back into engineering ...

Posted: (52 years ago) My husband is also an engineer (computer engineer). We got married last summer 2013 :). I have just received a full-time job offer where my husband works. The job is ideal in terms of flex time, benefits and job security. However, my husband and I also now have a beautiful baby girl who is only 2.5 months old.

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EngineerGirl - Best Engineering Field for Females

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 28, 2012  · The first 3 fields of engineering generally won't require you to be outdoors (maybe with the exception of working on a power grid) whereas civil engineering may involve occasional trips to construction sites. Keep in mind that even within a single discipline, the jobs can be very different.

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EngineerGirl - Are there any engineering jobs involved in ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Are there any engineering jobs involved in the movie/films industry? Related to Choosing a Degree, Special fields and Interdisciplinary. Reset. Egirl Team, Answered Tuesday, May …

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EngineerGirl - Is Mechanical Engineering right for me?

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 16, 2015  · Probably that is why engineering jobs are widely available but unfortunately there are not too many candidates to fill them up. That leads into the answer to your second question. The most rewarding part of finishing my ME degree beside the opportunity to work on something that makes life easier for a lot of people (I design bearings for ...

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EngineerGirl - If I don't like my intro class should I ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Engineering jobs are far from scarce in our current economy. Engineers will always be needed. I caution you though against pursuing a career in engineering simply because there is a high demand for it. The amount of teamwork involved depends entirely on the job and type of engineering you do.

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EngineerGirl - Is it true that companies favor mechanical ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 10, 2015  · First, I point out that all of last year’s biomedical engineering seniors got jobs, and that the folks with great academic records and career-building experiences and interview skills had an easier time getting jobs that the folks who didn’t. Second, I point out that mechanical and biomedical engineering degrees give you credentials to work ...

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EngineerGirl - Industrial & Manufacturing Engineer

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 15, 2020  · Industrial & Manufacturing Engineer. Industrial engineers develop and implement plans to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of an organization. They look at how people, machines, energy, resources, and information are used to accomplish management's goals and devise ways to improve those methods. Industrial engineers have sometimes been ...

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EngineerGirl - Is Aerospace Engineering Suitable for Women?

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 30, 2012  · A Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering is a great foundation to the world of Aviation. In this industry the basics for success start with a good foundation regarding aerospace, patience, skill, and determination. All of those qualities are usually embodied by women.

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EngineerGirl - engineering dealing with animals

Posted: (52 years ago) The results of these types of experiments can improve treatments for both animals and humans. Biomedical engineers, mechanical engineers and materials engineers (or materials science and engineering majors) are all types of engineers who could be involved in creating joint replacements for orthopedics. Working in this area provides engineers ...

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EngineerGirl - Can mechanical engineers work in medicine?

Posted: (52 years ago) Hi Nancy, Yes, many mechanical engineers do work on medical devices! Mechanical engineering programs (baccalaureate or post-baccalaureate) typically will not ask you to go beyond just one class in introductory level biology, but I'm sure your school will give you the flexibility to take more advanced biology classes (like cell/molecular biology or human anatomy) to fulfill requisites for ...

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Is it normal to feel lost studying engineering in college?

Posted: (52 years ago) Nowadays, so many jobs require a combination of engineering, life science, business, and/or liberal arts skills, such that if the full-time engineering approach isn't working or doesn't feel right, then you might have a strength in another area that is craving to be cultivated.

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EngineerGirl - How to Choose an Engineering Field

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 29, 2012  · Hi Alison, It is true than Engineering is a very broad field with different types of engineering jobs ranging from the traditional specialties in electrical, aerospace, mechanical, civil, nuclear and chemical engineering as well as other non-traditional or newer fields of computer, software, biomedical and environmental engineering.

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EngineerGirl - Engineering hair products

Posted: (52 years ago) Egirl Team , Answered Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:02 PM. Working with hair products goes along with other types of personal products and cosmetics. If you want to work on directly developing the formula's for these types of products you should consider a chemical engineering degree. If you like the idea of working on the process of making these ...

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Questions about civil vs environmental engineering

Posted: (52 years ago) A lot of environmental engineering jobs I've seen involve water and waste management; could an Environmental Engineer do Stormwater Engineering? 3. My mom is also an engineer within the aerospace/defense industry and has faced some discrimination in the office because she is …

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EngineerGirl - Am I setting myself for failure if I choose ...

Posted: (52 years ago) I want to study biomedical engineering, but I do not wish to go to medical school. I am afraid that if I a choose biomedical engineering as a major when I graduate I will not be able to find a job as I heard from biomedical engineerings that companies hire mechanical, chemical, and electrical engineers instead.

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EngineerGirl - Why are no women in Chemical Engineering?

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 02, 2012  · Answered Friday, November 2, 2012 at 9:32 AM. I agree there are plenty of great oppertunities! I graduated in 2006 and of my fellow chemical engineering graduates about 60% of them were female. Actually, ChemE have the highest amount of female students. While some of the traditional chemical engineering jobs seem to be stereotypically male (oil ...

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EngineerGirl - Does mechanical engineering require ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Many mechanical engineering jobs are desk jobs. Even for jobs involving experiments,you'll have technicians available to help. So definitely don't worry about that. Zahra Khan , Columbus Technologies and Services. Answered Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 5:40 PM.

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EngineerGirl - Kim Wheeler

Posted: (52 years ago) I started as an intern in Engineering Services Resorts, where I learned a lot about how maintenance works on large scale resort hotels. For the last 4 years I've been working as an Engineer for the Design & Engineering department, which supports all of the attractions, entertainment infrastructures, parades, transportation, and just about ...

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EngineerGirl - About

Posted: (52 years ago) The website is a service of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) and grew out of the work of the NAE Committee on the Diversity of the Engineering Workforce. The NAE also sponsors engineering programs aimed at meeting national needs, encourages education and research, and recognizes the superior achievements of engineers.

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EngineerGirl - Does the engineering program or school need ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 01, 2020  · Answered Monday, December 21, 2020 at 10:17 AM. Hi Audrey, In my personal experience, I have found that having gone to an ABET accredited school to be very useful. When I was searching for jobs right out of college, almost all jobs I was interested in had asked for a degree from an ABET accredited university.

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EngineerGirl - Engineering - Ten Great Reasons Why You'll ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Ten great reasons to love engineering. Engineers use their imagination and analytical skills to invent, design, and build things that matter. Engineers earn lot

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EngineerGirl - Is engineering really as tough for women as ...

Posted: (52 years ago) I think there are tough work environments in any job field that you go into, whether it be engineering, nursing, directing movies, or waiting tables. There are tough environments wherever you go. The key is your love for what you are doing and your drive to do what you are doing to …

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EngineerGirl - Combining Art & Design in Engineering

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 17, 2015  · But the field of engineering is so diverse that art can fit in almost anywhere! The most important thing that you probably have that a lot of engineers might lack is creativity. Engineers can be taught to collect and analyze data, but when it comes down to the actual problem solving part, that usually requires creativity and a different ...

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Where will i end up if i choose biomedical engineering?

Posted: (52 years ago) Dear Ana, Typical biomedical engineering jobs include designing medical devices, such as prosthetic, implantable devices, or wearable devices, to name a few. A college degree in biomedical engineering prepares you with a solid foundation and is not limiting. Some biomedical engineers may go onto medical school, graduate school, or business school.

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EngineerGirl - EngineerGirl Ambassadors

Posted: (52 years ago) An EngineerGirl Ambassador is a female, U.S. high school student who designs, develops, and implements a project in her local community that will encourage younger girls - particularly those with little access to engineering role models - to think about engineering and engineering careers and give them practical experience in engineering design.

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EngineerGirl - Featured questions

Posted: (52 years ago) Which engineering jobs work with people the most? I am more of an extroverted person, but I feel like I've always heard that engineering is a great career for people who don't want to be around others. However, I don't want to be isolated and alone during my job, …

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EngineerGirl - Kate Fay

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 19, 2018  · Is the job something that is interesting to you? I am a mechanical engineer by degree but am currently working in telecommunications which is more an electrical engineering job. The best advice I got from someone is the "An engineering degree is a ...

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Does everyone feel lost studying engineering in college?

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 04, 2020  · Also, often with Engineering jobs there isn't a one to one correlation between your job and what you learned in school. Managers are looking for people who can learn, work hard, and push through adversity, which are three of the most important skills that come out of any engineering degree.

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