Career Opportunities

Some additional external resources regarding careers our programs support:

  1. CareerInfoNet.org's Lists
    • With 4-year bachelor's degree
      • Highest Paying Jobs (link)
      • Top 50 Fastest-Growing Occupations (link)
      • Top 50 Occupations with the Most Openings (link)
    • With a master's degree or higher
      • Highest Paying Jobs (link)
      • Top 50 Fastest-Growing Occupations (link)
      • Top 50 Occupations with the Most Openings (link)
    • Occupation Profile (for CA; can change for a different state)
      • Civil Engineers (link)
      • Computer Hardware Engineers (link)
      • Computer Network Architects (link)
      • Computer Programmers (link)
      • Computer Systems Analysts (link)
      • Construction Managers (link)
      • Cost Estimators (link)
      • Database Administrators (link)
      • Electrical Engineers (link)
      • Engineering Technicians (link)
      • Engineers, All Other (link)
      • Mechanical Engineers (link)
      • Multimedia Artists and Animators (link)
      • Network and Computer Systems Administrators (link)
      • Software Developers, Applications (link)
  2. Kiplinger's 10 Best College Majors for a Lucrative Career
  3. Payscale.com's College Salary Report
    • Highest Paying Bachelor's Degrees by Salary Potential (link)
    • Highest Paying Graduate Degrees by Salary Potential (link)
    • Lifetime Earnings of College Degrees (link) - interactive maturity curve that looks something like this:
      Maturity curve for earning potential
  4. U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) - please click on the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code for additional information

Let us know if you want us to prepare you for the career you are most interested in!

Career Planning and Placement

For additional information on career planning, internships, etc. please visit the Career Center (CRCN) in Student Services Center (SSC) Room 270.