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Christopher Rutledge

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Joel P. May 09, 2016 716 views

Is the career field for computer engineering still growing?

Growing up, I've fallen in love with electronics, including building, modding and programming on computers. I really want to go into designing and building each component from the ground up. What career sub field would this be considered and what the likely hood that I would get a job in it?...

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Brianna W. Oct 20, 2016 1431 views

How much job growth is expected within STEM careers?

I want to go into a career area that will have significant projected job growth within the next few years so that I can be sure to have a place in the career field. engineering science technology math stem...


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Ethan B. Oct 30, 2016 1337 views

How often do you learn something new compared to using previous knowledge?

As an engineer, how much of your time is spent using what you have previously learned and applying it? How much of your time is spent learning new material within your field? engineering computer mechanical-engineering computer-engineering...


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Emily C. Nov 01, 2016 504 views

Being an engineer major, is there still time to do other stuff?

I want to make sure that in college that I get the full college experience. I don't want to be too caught up in school that I don't have time for the fun things. college student engineering...


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Nelly N. Feb 18, 2017 593 views

What are some important things to know before going into Engineering?

As a high school student who wants to go into engineering, it would be helpful to know at least five things that are necessary when going into an engineering field. I want to be prepared for my future and what I will be doing in the future....


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Maria T. Mar 12, 2017 898 views
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Bianca S. Apr 13, 2017 759 views

What do entrepreneurs study in college?

To my own understanding, most entrepreneurs study business/entrepreneurship in college. How beneficial is this? Could you have started a business without college? Would it be better to major in the subject matter that the business represents? For example, would someone who wants to innovate new...

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Ty'ron T. Aug 31, 2017 606 views

What is the most successful way to become an engineer?

I want to become an aerospace engineer to help build things. What is the best way to get there? I really don't have experience on it but I want to learn more. What is the most directive way to get there? areospace...


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Chinedu E. Sep 01, 2017 1040 views

Standing out in the Mechanical Engineering field?

I've been introduced to a lot of mechanical engineers and none of them have done anything real spectacular like owning a business or something of that sort, they've all just worked for good companies. What should I look towards in order to be a boss in a big company or just make a lot of money...

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Natalia S. Sep 01, 2017 538 views

What can females do to more likely be accepted into STEM majors?

There is a large difference in the male to female ratio in STEM majors, and from a previous college visit a Dean of Admissions actually said that he thinks female applicants are more superficial than males. What tips do you have for females looking into going into STEM schools that can help us...

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Leah M. Sep 01, 2017 500 views

I want to become a biomedical engineer. How well does college prepare you for a career in this field?

I am taking a computer science class at my high school and this is a Project Lead The Way course. My teacher explained that the purpose of PLTW was to bridge the gap between college and a job. I would like to know how big the gap is between college classes in biomedical engineering and an...

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Chidera N. Sep 28, 2017 533 views

what jobs should i look forward to if i were to study electrical engineering

I'm questioning my career path and want to know what i might be doing for the rest of my life career...


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Abby C. Jan 03, 2018 766 views

I am in the 7th grade and I am juts beginning to explore my future career, if I want to be an engineer, what are steps I can take to get to to being a engineer, and how can I decide what kind of engineer I want to be?

At school, I am most interested in math, I enjoy S.T.E.A.M especially when we are learning how to build things. I don't know which college I should go to or what kind of engineer I should be. I like building things like bridges, mini rockets, and small machines. career careerchoice...

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Deonte G. Jan 16, 2018 429 views

Is it better to apply to the Air Force Academy or regular college for an Engineering degree and then join the Air Force after college versus being committed to 3-4 years of military service by attending the Air Force Academy?

I am interested in joining the Air Force as a Pilot/Officer. Is it better to apply to the Air Force Academy or regular college for an Engineering degree and then join the Air Force after college versus being committed to 3-4 years of military service by attending the Air Force Academy?...

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Ismar C. Jan 16, 2018 481 views

What if the College of your dreams accepts you, but the college you know you should go to does not?

I have been accepted into the school of my dreams which happens to be the best school for engineering in the country. However, it costs significantly more than my second-choice school -almost three times more- However, my second-choice school, which is the one that my family can afford, did not...

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