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RYAN O. Oct 21, 2016 619 views

What kind of jobs can I get with a bachelor's mechanical engineering?

I am interested in mechanical engineering and I am curious about what kind of jobs can I get with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering. mechanical-engineering...

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Gloria S. Oct 01, 2016 959 views

What is the most important thing that someone planning to enter mechanical engineering should know?

As a person interested in mechanical engineering, I was just wondering what is an important thing or things to know about this career path. I am already passionate about it so that is without a doubt something that will not change, so I just wanted to know some reassurance things just in case....

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Gloria S. Sep 24, 2016 787 views

What is the typical work day for a mechanical engineer like?

Given the fact that I am interested in mechanical engineering, I was wondering what a typical day would consist of in that field. I would like to know about the workload and the atmosphere itself. Any words of advice to pursue this would be helpful as well. help advice mechanical-engineer...

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Clayton H. May 13, 2016 847 views

What would be the best way to balance college courses?

I'm going for mechanical engineering and I know it is going to be brutal, so is there a way to balance out the way I schedule classes?...

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Manikandan G. Jun 22, 2016 721 views

In which stream i should select in higher studies to become a Mechanical Engineering?

I want to become a Mechanical Engineering. But, I couldn't know to select my stream in higher studies. Please tell me which stream could i select?...

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Syed A. Jun 22, 2016 836 views

What are the branches available in Engineering and which one I should choose?

Hi! I am class 9 student. I am interested in Maths. So I want to build my career as an Engineer. I don't have knowledge about branches available in engineering. I'll be glad to you, if you provide me details. engineering engineer mechanical-engineer software-engineer electrical-engineer...

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Keziah D. Jun 14, 2016 520 views

what is the day to day lives of mechanical engineers and doctors?

Having a hard time choosing one or the other, would like a little in what everyday life of doctors and mechanical engineers! doctor...

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Kevin H. Jun 08, 2016 685 views

I finished my bachelor degree in math, however I really want to go to grad school for automotive engineering. But the problem is so many programs here in US do not consider applicants without engineering background, what can I do?

I finished my bachelor degree in math, however I really want to go to grad school for automotive engineering. But the problem is so many programs here in US do not consider applicants without engineering background, what can I do? Also what can I do to gain some experience in the auto...

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Prakruthi M. Jun 03, 2016 1046 views

What takes to become a Mechanical engineer?

I am a student in grade 10, please let me know the steps to becoming mechanical engineer? What are the subjects i should chose in grade 11th? which universities are good to peruse Mechanical engineering? what are the various job opportunities available for this field? mechanical-engineer...

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Srigayathri A. Jun 03, 2016 784 views
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Daniel F. May 27, 2016 1660 views

What is Mechanical Engineering in the private sector like?

What type of work is usually done by a mechanical engineer working for a company? Is it largely desk-work and modeling? Is there any product testing? How multidisciplinary is your work? Is there a problem with intellectual property between you and a company? Would you recommend staying...

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Matthew B. May 27, 2016 950 views

what are some of the best universities for mechanical engineering?

my interest in my major has shifted and I would like to get a grasp for what the best colleges that produce some of the highest number of eployed graduates in their field of study are. I am beginning research and would like outside opinions as well. engineering...

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Gowri S. May 26, 2016 498 views

I NEED TO MAKE A VEHICLES WITHOUT PETROL. WHICH COURSE I NEED TO STUDY

BECAUSE THERE IS PETROL IN THE WORLD DAY BY DAY IT IS DECREASING SO I NEED TO MAKE SOMETHING SO THAT........

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Chinaza O. May 25, 2016 540 views

What is the greatest unexpected contribution that your Mechanical Engineering degree has made to your life?

I would like to know if there is a difference outside of career or academics that this degree makes. engineer mechanical-engineer life...

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Pratheep R. May 25, 2016 1440 views

what is mechatronics?

I am an grade 12th students doing my science,few of my friends are planning to do their bachelors in engineering in Mechatronics stream,what exactly is it? Is is combination of mechanical and electronics?.What would be the job profile of a mechatronics engineer. engineer mechanical-engineer...

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Austin U. May 24, 2016 827 views

What type of minor would go hand in hand with Mechanical Engineering.

I plan to major in Mechanical Engineering. I wish to find a minor that is going to be useful in later years to better my experience is work related situations. engineering mechanical-engineer...

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Xavier M. May 19, 2016 649 views

How often in the real world does you major apply to your actual job? and How does a major limit the type of jobs you can have?

Many times I have met people with a major in one thing but they end up getting hired to do the complete opposite ad don't understand how they qualify for that job. engineer...

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Xavier M. May 19, 2016 1050 views

For a person with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, how long does it take to find a job in the current job market? and how smooth is the transition form college life to this job setting?

I am currently a high school senior at Boca Raton Community High School, and have been accepted at Florida Atlantic University and I hope to pursue a degree in Mechanical Engineering. engineer...

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Keegan M. May 16, 2016 866 views

Is it vital to have an undergraduate degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering to pursue a graduate degree in the same fields, or is it okay to major in something like physics or applied mathematics and then switch over for grad school?

Hi! My name's Keegan and I'll be attending Tulane University in the fall. I'm interested in the automotive engineering industry and plan on completing a 3 + 2 year program where I obtain a BS in physics from Tulane in 3 years and then a BE in Mechanical Engineering from Johns Hopkins or...

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Keegan M. May 16, 2016 788 views

How viable of an option is it to work in the hyper-car industry?

Hi! My name's Keegan and I'll be attending Tulane University in the fall. I'm interested in the automotive engineering industry and plan on completing a 3 + 2 year program where I obtain a BS in physics from Tulane in 3 years and then a BE in Mechanical Engineering from Johns Hopkins or...

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Clayton H. May 13, 2016 2767 views

Mechanical engineering vs electrical engineering?

I plan to major in mechanical but I just want to know about electrical too, because I am thinking about double majorin . mechanical-engineer...

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Alan V. May 04, 2016 727 views
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Jillian A. Apr 13, 2016 1253 views

For any type of engineer, how would you characterize an average day at your job?   How much of your day do you spend solving technical engineering problems?

Hello, my name is Jillian and I am from Boston, MA. I am a sophomore in high school and I am very interested in career fields involving engineering. I am not sure what type of engineering I would like to pursue, but I love solving problems. I am currently learning about aerospace and...

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Davina C. Apr 07, 2016 6557 views

What is an mechanical engineer and what subjects are needed for this career

I am thing about a second career goal and engineering is something i would like to do engineering...

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Jordi R. Mar 03, 2016 825 views

Where can mechanical Engineering take me in college and in the future?

Hi am a current high school student who has been accepted to college for this fall and I was wondering based on my intrest on mechanical engineering I was thinking what kind of careers could come out of mechanical engineering and the benefits that one gets out of it. As my interest grows and...

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Joshua C. Dec 09, 2015 1099 views

What is the process that Mechanical Engineers do in order to complete a project?

I am a senior in high school who is very interested in pursuing the career of Mechanical Engineering. I love math and science, and believe that the career of Mechanical Engineering would full fill my interests. I already know which colleges would prepare me best for having a career in...

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