A Career as a Civil Engineer
Career Goal - Civil Eningeer
Overview : Civil Engineers help build bridges, buildings, and check safety procedures.
Helpful High School Courses : CAD 1 and 2; Intro to Engineering
Skills and Abilities : Listen, Read Blueprints, Be able to express ideas
Working Conditions : Work with a team, Work outdoors, and work with hazardous equipment.
Preparation : Job shadow someone in this buisness
Wages : $37.00/ hour in Minnesota
Employment Outlook : The growth rate for this occupation 11.8% and increasing
Related Occupations : Civil Engineering Manager, Project Engineer, and Structural Engineer
Programs of Study : Civil Engineering
Overview : Construction Tech Programs
Program Admission : Have a High School Diploma
Typical Course Work : Chemistry, Calculus, and Environmental Engineering
Related Programs : General Engineering and Construction Engineering
Schools that offer this program : Mankato State University
Program of Interest
Location of College : Mankato, Minnesota
Type of School : MSU is a 4 year college
School Setting : Urban
Deadline : August 15 ,2014
Tests required : ACT score of 21 or higher and GPA of 3.0
Your major offered : Civil Engineering, General Engineering
Student -Faculty Ratio : 45/1
Tuition, Room and Board : $15,500
Application Fee : $20
Financial Aid : FAFSA
Housing : They have housing and meal plans which are a little spendy. I plan on staying at home.
Activities : They have many kinds of clubs and sports. May try out for the golf team.