2. step two - find a job as a civil engineer....many opportunities..consulting, cities, state, sales
3. improve your career over the years as a junior engineer to a senior engineer to a project manager, attain your PE, Professional Engineer license
4. work on many projects, solve problems, work as a team, mentor others
5. retire and say "that was a great career"
I can say this after 45 years, except am still working
In other words..the biggest job is to establish your career