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Undergraduate Career Coach

Ella Butler |

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Undergraduate Career Coach

Megan Randall |

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Graduate Career Coach

Francine Mahak | 


Meet with your career coach to discuss anything career-related from career exploration, resumes, cover letters, your job search - we're here to help! For academic advising, including admissions, declaring a major, and class schedules, please contact your academic advisor.


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Common Career Industries

  • Biomedical: Bioinstrumentation, Biomaterials, Biomechanics, Clinical Engineering, Medical Device Manufacturing, Medicine, Pharmeceuticals, Nanotechnology, Research and Development, Tissue Engineering
  • Chemical: Biomedical/Pharmeceuticals, Consumer Products, Energy, Environmental Consulting, Food/Agriculture, Mining/Mineral, Oil & Gas, Process Deisgn, Technology & Chips
  • Civil/Environmental: Building control, consulting, contracting, geotechnical, structures, transportation, water/hydraulics
  • Computer Engineering: Computer Architect, Design, Development, Quality Control
  • Computer Science: Developers, Systems Analyst, Programming, Database, Web 
  • Electrical Engineering: Computer design, Communications Systems, Integrated Circuits, Power Systems, Robotics
  • Material Science: Manufacturing, Material production, Metallurgy, Research and Development
  • Mechanical: Energy, Fluid Dynamics, Manufacturing, Product Design, Research and Development, Robotics, Systems Management, Thermodynamics

Top Employers

  • Biomedical: CR Bard, Merit Medical, University of Utah, Edwards Lifesciences, Intermountain Healthcare, Fresenius Medical Care, BioFire Diagnostics, BD, GE Healthcare, Siemens
  • Chemical: Orbital ATK, IM Flash, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Micron Technology, Tesoro Corporation, Idaho National Laboratory, Shell, US Navy, FLSmidth
  • Civil/Environmental: State of Utah, AAECOM, WesTech Engineering, Parsons Corporation, MWH Global, Horrocks Engineers, Reaveley Engineers + Associates, HDR, BHB Consulting, Caldwell Richards Sorensen
  • Computer Engineering: Intel, L-3, Microsoft, IM Flash, Qualcomm, Micron Technology, US Air Force, EMC, Intermountain Healthcare, Hewlett Packard
  • Computer Science: Microsoft, Intermountain Healthcare, Google, L-3, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, IBM,, Intel, Apple, Adobe
  • Electrical Engineering: L-3, Intel, US Air Force, Micron, PacifiCorp, IM Flash, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, Qualcomm, ON Semiconductor
  • Material Science: Intel, Orbital ATK, Edwards Lifesciences, IM Flash, Ceramatec, Micron, Fresenius Medical Care, CR Bard, Kennametal, Merit Medical
  • Mechanical: Orbital ATK, US Air Force, Boeing, L-3, CR Bard, FLSmidth, Autoliv, Northrop Grumman, BD, T.D. WIlliamson

Career Outlook

Major Degree U of U Grad Mean U of U Grad Median # Rep National Mean National Median
Biomedical Engineering Bachelor's - - 4 $57,319 $58,939
Chemical Engineering Bachelor's $63,750 $66,768 22 $68,061 $66,869
Civil Engineering Bachelor's $50,500 $51,958 12 $54,656 $55,114
Computer Engineering Bachelor's - - 3 $68,053 $65,479
Computer Science Bachelor's $69,000 $72,339 14 $66,801 $65,637
Electrical Engineering Bachelor's $67,000 $63,083 12 $68,778 $66,960
Materials Science & Engineering Bachelor's - - 2 $62,251 $63,115
Mechanical Engineering Bachelor's $59,000 $58,768 41 $63,555 $63,749
Metallurgical Engineering Bachelor's - - 0 $63,605 $63,614
Last Updated: 6/28/18