• Home
  • Students
  • Plan for Success

Plan for Success

Career Readiness

Start early in your college career to gain skills employers are looking for. Schedule a meeting with an Engineering Career Center Advisor at 785-864-3891 or ecc@ku.edu


 

Internships - Actions to take Before, During & After

Video Resources

 

The Job Search Process

Networking

LinkedIn for Students:

 

Increase your visibility and virtual network:

Video Resources from the ECC's Spring 2020 Career Tip Tuesday series

 

Graduate Student Career Planning

Prepare for career paths in industry as well as academe (both faculty and nonfaculty positions):

 

Professional development resources through KU:
Helpful articles for PhD candidates from The Chronicle of Higher Education:
Helpful articles for PhD candidates from Cheeky Scientist:

 

Engineering Licensure

In the United States, engineering boards at the state level award the P.E. license based on education, experience, and exams. Typically the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam is the first step to becoming a professional licensed engineeer (P.E.):

FE Exam (available for students and recent graduates of ABET accredited programs):
Helpful links for P.E. licensure:

 


Engineering Career Center Events
 
More Less

Hire Jayhawks

Meet with a Career Advisor

Schedule a 30 minute appointment

 

Drop-in for 15 minute meeting

Every Wednesday afternoon from 1 to 4 p.m., when fall and spring classes are in session.