Engineering

Welcome to the Engineering community! Members of this community like to tackle complex issues with uniquely sharp abilities to build, analyze, design, and evaluate. Engineers explore new technologies, materials, and systems, and imagine how they can be applied to improve quality of life. Engineering is a technologically driven field where the skills needed are constantly changing. Employers in this field cite critical thinking, mathematics and science, complex problem solving, communication, creativity, collaboration, decision making, active listening, and active learning as being highly important across the many industries and disciplines.

Corporate Jargon Gen Z Should Know

There’s enough to worry about when entering the workforce: What are my responsibilities? Am I capable enough to do this job? Will my manager like me? Corporate jargon shouldn’t add to your stress. From terms like “bandwidth” to acronyms like …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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What Are Writing Skills?

You don’t need to be the great next American novelist to use writing skills. Writing skills apply to nearly every field, even if you’re not working in a creative career.

At work, writing is a hard skill we use to …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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Top Interpersonal Skills Employers Look For

Often known as people skills, interpersonal skills are the soft skills you use to interact with others. In the workplace, these skills are essential to being an effective team player and contributing to a positive work environment.

Yet some interpersonal …

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The most effective questions to end a job interview

The seismic shift during the last two years has turned the labor market on its head. Today, the U.S.
Bureau of Labor Statistics reports nearly 11 million jobs available, with almost two job openings for
every unemployed American. This gap …

By Corey Berkey - College Recruiter
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College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career. Each year, we help more than 3 million students and recent grads find part-time, seasonal, internship, and entry-level jobs requiring 0-3 years of experience.
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How to Find Resources for First Generation Professionals

Are you a first generation professional? You may belong to this demographic without knowing that there is even a term for it. First generation professionals are those who are the first in their families to enter the professional workforce.

You …

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Girls in Tech Job Board

This job board is brought to you by Girls in Tech, an organization that works to erase the gender gap …

Applicant Tracking Systems and Professional Summaries

When applying to full-time positions outside of WITworks, seniors and alumni need to tailor their resumes to each position they …

Co-op FAQS

Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Co-ops at Wentworth.

Entry Point!

This program, from The American Association for the Advancement of Sciences, identifies and recruits students with disabilities who are majoring …

Black Tech Pipeline

News, articles, job opportunities for Black folks in tech.

America’s Best Employers for Diversity

Use this searchable list to find employers dedicated to workplace diversity by name, state, or industry. Listings are updated each …

Featured Classes

Developing on AWS Pinpoint for Analytics and User Engagement (2019)

Bear Cahill
Amazon Pinpoint is a service in AWS that enables customer engagement through SMS, email, voice messages, and push notifications. Today’s…

Top 10 Skills for BI Developers

Ben Sullins
Check out the Top 10 Skills series, where career experts and LinkedIn Learning instructors walk you through the most important…

Understanding the Impact of a Merger for IT Teams

Lee Atchison
Corporate mergers, while common, are invariably complex—particularly for IT teams. What’s involved in being part of a post-acquisition IT merger?…

Azure Solutions Architect Expert (AZ-305) Cert Prep: Design Business Continuity Solutions

Matt Hester
If you’re an experienced IT professional, you may want to consider getting certified to boost your credentials. Passing the Microsoft…

Process Discovery for Robotic Process Automation

Ian Barkin
You can’t automate a process that you don’t fully understand. But traditional attempts at capturing work processes, such as workshops…

Creating Dashboards in Google Cloud Platform for Small Businesses

Nikiya Simpson
In addition to the benefit of not having all your valuable data stored on local machines, many cloud services now…

Marketing Foundations: Competitive Market Analysis (2017)

Deirdre Breakenridge
By compiling a competitive analysis, you gain insight into your competitors to identify your own advantage and edge in the…

Learning TinyML

Archana Vaidheeswaran
While you may not realize it, TinyML probably affects your life in some way on a daily basis. If you…

Regression Analysis Fundamentals

Madecraft
If you’re a business professional, being able to effectively analyze and interpret data is an extremely valuable skill. You need…

CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101): 4 Virtualization and Cloud Computing

ITProTV
CompTIA A+ certified professionals are proven and officially vetted as dependable problem solvers. If you want to find out more…

Cisco Network Security: Cisco Firewall Technologies (2018)

Lisa Bock
Improve your ability to configure and maintain Cisco devices to properly secure your organization’s infrastructure. In this course, security ambassador…

GANs and Diffusion Models in Machine Learning

Janani Ravi
If you’re looking for a crash course in generative modeling, this course was made for you. Generative adversarial networks (GANs)…

Top 10 Skills for Machine Learning Professionals

Ben Sullins
Check out the Top 10 Skills series, where career experts and LinkedIn Learning instructors walk you through the most important…

Azure Service Bus

Sahil Malik
Azure Service Bus provides reliable cloud messaging between application and databases, offering messaging as a service (MaaS). Learn how Service…

Azure Service Bus (2018)

Sahil Malik
Azure Service Bus provides reliable cloud messaging between application and databases, offering messaging as a service (MaaS). Learn how Service…

Machine Learning Foundations: Linear Algebra

Terezija Semenski
Ever wondered what’s really going on underneath a machine learning algorithm? The answer is linear algebra. Without it, machine learning…

Machine Learning with AWS DeepRacer

Michael Smith
Have you ever wanted to find out more about machine learning, but you didn’t know where to begin? AWS DeepRacer…

Time Series Data Collection Using Telegraf

Samantha Wang
Do you need to learn about time series data and enable the ingestion and collection of that data? The Telegraf…

Learning Excel: Data Analysis (2019)

Curt Frye
Microsoft Excel is an important tool for data analysis. It helps companies accurately assess situations and make better business decisions.…

Cisco Networking Foundations: Switching and Routing

Kevin Wallace
The Cisco Networking Foundations series of courses provides the information network administrators and IT pros need to know to support…

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Career Outcomes

The First Destination Survey is administered bi-annually to all bachelor’s and master’s degree students who participated in the December, April, or August commencement exercises. The data below is collected up to six months following graduation by Wentworth Institute of Technology’s Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development. This information is collected in accordance with the national standards established by NACE.

View our comprehensive Class of 2021 report here which includes longitudinal comparisons through 2018.

If you are a member of the Class of 2022 please complete the Career Outcomes survey here.

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First Destination

First Destination is a nationally recognized term that is used to describe the first experiences of college graduates.  At Wentworth, we survey students at cap and gown pick-up and follow up within six months following graduation. Undergraduate students pursue a variety of opportunities post-graduation, including full-time employment, graduate school, and entrepreneurial endeavors.