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Software Engineering Career Resource Guide

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Software engineers enjoy career opportunities at organizations across all industries, including computer system design or consulting firms, software publishers, financial and health care institutions and government agencies.

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Civil Engineering Careers

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Designing, constructing, and maintaining society's infrastructure—buildings, bridges, roads, airports, dams, water supplies, and environmental systems—are the responsibility of civil engineers.

Mechanical Engineering Careers

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At the forefront of manufacturing and technology, mechanical engineers work on anything that involves the design and/or manufacturing of mechanical, thermal or electronic devices.

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Engineers Without Borders USA

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Engineers Without Borders USA assists communities in countries around the world while connecting engineering students and professionals who are focused on sustainable engineering.

Become an Engineer

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Engineering is the art of using scientific and mathematical principles, experience, judgment and common sense to change people's lives. Learn how to become an engineer.

Engineering Salaries

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An additional perk to your chosen profession is the salary that comes with it. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' 2012-13 wage report, engineers earn some of the highest average starting salaries for bachelor degree holders.

Civil Engineer Interview

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Jacobs Engineering is a large international firm with 55,000 employees, many of whom work in the field of civil engineering. James B. Hall, P.E., works there as a Structures Section Manager. Read his thoughts about civil engineering schools and careers.