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Where do Mechanical Engineering students go after they graduate?

According to our most recent senior exit survey (Spring 2017), here are where our ME students end up:

  • High salary: $100,000
  • Average salary: $68,800
  • Low salary: $44,000

Industry sectors

  • Automotive: 20%
  • Aerospace/Defense: 11%
  • Other: 15%
  • Engineering Consulting: 5%
  • Chemical/Petroleum: 7%
  • Energy/Nuclear:   5%
  • Consumer/Food Products: 11%
  • Medicine/Healthcare: 5%
  • Heavy/Off-Road Equipment: 5%
  • Construction: 2%
  • Management/Consulting:  2%
  • Biotech/Pharmaceutical: 2%
  • Computers/Electronics: 3%
  • Engineering/Public Policy: 1%
  • Startup Venture: 1.0%
  • Military Duty: 5%
  • Research/Development: 2%