Salary Range Potential:
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
Mathematics, Problem-solving, Critical thinking, Attention to detail
Types of Employers:
Construction, Advanced Manufacturing, Energy, Private Firm
Civil engineers design and supervise large and complex construction projects, including roads, buildings, industrial complexes, airports, tunnels, and systems for delivery of water, wastewater and energy.
In today's growing energy and manufacturing economy, civil and environmental engineers are in high demand. Additionally, a growing population and America's aging infrastructure will require a steady supply of civil engineers to solve complex problems.
As a job candidate, you will be required to have a bachelor’s degree in engineering. Many companies also require engineers to obtain a professional engineering license through organizations like the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying. Civil Engineering programs are offered at 3 Mississippi 4-year universities - Mississippi State University, Jackson State University, and University of Mississippi.
Civil Engineer - $75,0000%
Cashier - $20,8800%
Waitress/Waiter - $20,7700%
Fast Food Workers - $20,7700%
Security Guard - $26,1700%
Private Sector - $41,6000%
The Electrical Technology instructional emphasis is on theory, circuits, testing, schematic/blueprint drawing and reading, digital principles design basics, motor and control devices, and wire installation with construction and industrial equipment.
Pre-requisites required:This program requires an ACT Score of 16 in the Composite and Math areas as well as a Silver Certificate on the Workkeys exam. Please see the navigator for additional information regarding testing times, locations.
Length of Program:2 year Associate of Applied Science
Summary of Program Requirements:This program requires an ACT Score of 16 in the Composite and Math areas as well as a Silver Certificate on the Workkeys exam. Please see the navigator for additional information regarding testing times, locations.
Skills NeededMechanical, Active Learning, Computer Proficiency, Vizualization, Mathematical Proficiency
Golden Triangle Campus