Jobs & Employment
The average annual wage in this field is $58,510, with an earning potential of about $71,698 per year.*
Criminal convictions may restrict or prevent student participation with internships and employment in this industry.
The mechanical engineering program prepares students for employment in the aerospace industry, petrochemical industry, industrial manufacturing, engineering consulting and design firms, engineering software development and support companies, and electrical contractors.
Potential positions include mechanical engineering technician, mechanical drafter, computer aided drafter, engineering technician, production planner, machine maintenance technician, mechanical testing & quality control technician and sales representative.