Career Placement - Aerospace Engineering



Ph.D. students between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
86% 9% 0% 5%

Subset of career titles with those employed: Guidance Engineer, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Development Engineer, Assistant Professor, Cfd Software Developer, Senior Research Assistant

Response rate: 76%

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Master's students between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
59% 0% 41% 0%

Subset of career titles with those employed: Aerospace Engineer, Structural Analysis Engineer, Flight Test Engineer - Analysis, Accountant In The Financial Development Program, Aeronautical Engineer, Configuration Design Engineer, Aerodynamics Engineer 2, Engineer, Systems Engineer

Response rate: 64%


* The above data is based on data from an employment survey completed within 6 months after graduation. If the percentages do not add up to 100%, the remaining graduates were not seeking employment at the 6 month mark.