We shape our buildings, thereafter they shape us - Winston Churchill Civil engineering is the design, development, and maintenance of infrastructure. In America, we're facing significant infrastructure issues. These issues can be seen in our airports, train systems, bridges, roads, and water systems. From the Rust Belt to major cities like New York and Los . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Science and engineering go hand-in-hand. There are many branches of engineering, such as chemical, electrical, aerospace, mechanical, computer, architectural, and the list continues. All of them involve science in different concentrations. Environmental engineering is no exception. Therefore, for those individuals considering this field as a career, prepare for classes in a variety of . . .
IMAGE SOURCE The quickest route to your Master's degree is to enroll in a 4+1 program. This plan means that you roll from a bachelor's degree to the next level. The curriculum is formatted so that you can complete your graduate degree in five years. Therefore, you shave one year off the traditional method, which . . .
What is Environmental Engineering? Environmental engineering is the branch of engineering that is concerned with protecting people from the harmful effects of the environment, such as pollution. It employs science and the application of technology to matters of preserving nature. It uses techniques to reduce the damaging effects caused by humans and animals. Additionally, this . . .
Logistics is a large, but often unnoticed, career field. Having skilled workers oversee the logistics of securing and transporting supplies is integral to the success of businesses in just about every industry. This job requires a college education, but your field of study could be as general as business or as specialized as systems engineering . . .
What happens when companies misjudge the cost of a project? They may need to scramble to come up with additional funds, change the plan and potentially cut corners or even find themselves unable to complete the project at all. Miscalculations can be disastrous for companies, especially in fields like construction, manufacturing and engineering, in which . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Design Engineering (DE) takes the design of a product and transforms it from a concept or prototype into a usable item that appeals to customers. Industrial Design (ID) applies the art of design that stresses the attractiveness of the product and its function. The creation can be an original design or improvements on . . .
IMAGE SOURCE For the person contemplating this question, we assume the more beneficial degree has advantages. These advantages could be in low unemployment, salary, job opportunities, potential advancement, and more. It is admirable to select a degree based solely on interest in the subject. However, that is of little benefit if your college major does . . .
IMAGE SOURCE DegreeQuery has written about cryptography in other articles, which we will supply the links at the bottom of this report. This post looks at random job postings from prominent internet employment sites. This should afford a glimpse at what employers want from a prospective applicant. It also tells us preferred degrees and job . . .