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.

5 Common Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid When Applying for Your First Job

Applying for your first job can be intimidating. Luckily, there’s a way to significantly improve your chances of getting hired: including a cover letter in your application whether it’s required or not. Doing so shows a level of professionalism that …

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
Read more

Why You Should Consider a Side Job: Perspective from a Recent Grad

By: Sarah Fisher, Co-ops & Careers Graduate Assistant for 2022-2023

Having a volunteer position or a side job is a great way to supplement your education, position you well for your interests, and fill a gap in your experiences. When …

By Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Read more

A Guide to Hardware Engineering vs. Software Engineering

A Guide to Hardware Engineering vs. Software Engineering was originally posted on Indeed

Hardware and software engineering are two important information technology (IT) fields that involve working with computers. Hardware engineering focuses on computer hardware components, while software engineering focuses …

By Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development
Read more

What Is a Panel Interview and How to Succeed in One

You’re invited to interview at your dream company. As you’re reviewing the information the recruiter sent, you notice you’re scheduled for a panel interview. And as you check further, you see you’re interviewing with multiple people. What the heck is …

Read more

How to Talk About Your Resume While on an Interview

Job interviews can be pretty tough if you’re underprepared or don’t have a whole lot of experience. Perhaps one of the most challenging aspects of an interview is when you’re asked to “walk” the interviewer through your resume, as it’s …

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
Read more

Sidebar

Student Resources

Registering for Co-op

Registering for co-op is a two-step process. As co-op is considered a class; you must register for it on LeopardWeb …

Co-op Handbook

Everything you need to know about co-ops at Wentworth can be found in this handbook.

Co-op Action Guide

Use this action guide to make sure you are on track to find a co-op.

Common Interview Questions for Co-op

Prepare for your next interview with this collection of commonly asked interview questions.

Technical Skills

Check out this list of technical competencies and professional skills employers are looking for by major.

Navigating Job Offers

Sometimes you get a job offer while you are waiting to hear back about another opportunity. Use this handout to …

Featured Classes

Storytelling for Designers

Taught by Stacey Williams-Ng
The main goal for most design projects is to convey a message visually, in a way that hooks the viewer.…

Accessible Layout for the Web

Taught by Gift Egwuenu
Accessibility is an important, but often overlooked, aspect of web development. Developers need to create websites that are accessible to…

Advanced Unity 2D: Platformer Player Movement

Taught by Jesse Freeman
Learn the foundation of player movement in 2d platformer games. This course offers a breakdown of common player behaviors as…

Learning Arduino: Pulse Width Modulation

Taught by Rae Hoyt
Pulse width modulation (PWM) is an essential skill for connecting Arduino microcontrollers to motors or lights, providing a way to…

Learning Everyday Math

Taught by Vince Kotchian
This course explains essential math concepts in clear language, using real-world problems that will help learners of all levels feel…

PowerShell 5 Essential Training

Taught by Jason C. Helmick
PowerShell is the must-have tool for Windows system administrators. Jump-start your career, and your IT environment, by getting up and…

Windows Server 2012: Install, Configure, and Administer Active Directory

Taught by Timothy Pintello
Active Directory is the hub of Windows Server administration. In this course, Timothy Pintello will help you install, configure, and…

SharePoint 2013: Installing and Configuring a Test Environment

Taught by Spike Xavier
For a successful SharePoint deployment, it’s a best practice to create a test environment first. However, SharePoint is not a…

Learning IPv6 (2014)

Taught by Mark Jacob
Get to know IPv6, the latest version of Internet Protocol, which routes traffic across the web. It’s not widely adopted…

Windows Server 2012 Active Directory: Management and Implementation

Taught by Rick Trader
Learn how to administer an Active Directory environment across multiple locations, and replicate across the domain. Dive into group policies…

IT Service Management: ISO20000

Taught by Suzanne Van Hove
Learn the core components of ISO/IEC 20000. ISO/IEC 20000 is the first international standard for IT service management developed by…

The Data Science of Economics, Banking, and Finance, with Barton Poulson

Taught by Barton Poulson
Nowhere is data science more relevant than finance. Tracking the movement of money around the globe is one of the…

Windows Server 2012: Configure Basic Microsoft Services

Taught by Timothy Pintello
Learn to configure three essential Microsoft services for any organization running Windows Server 2012: file sharing, printers, and remote server…

Real-World GIS (2014)

Taught by Jason VanHorn
Learning GIS (geographical information systems) requires training in cartography, database management, and spatial analysis. But once you’ve built a solid…

Writing a Business Report

Taught by Judy Steiner-Williams
Learn how to write a well-constructed business report. In this course, author and senior Kelley School of Business lecturer Judy…

Unity 4: 2D Essential Training

Taught by Jesse Freeman
Many of the games hitting app stores are 2D games. Unity is the perfect engine for designing them. Why? Unity…

Windows Server 2012: Installation and Configuration

Taught by Timothy Pintello
Get a practical introduction to setting up Windows Server 2012. Timothy Pintello breaks down this basic IT task into its…

AWK Essential Training

Taught by David D. Levine
So you’ve got a large data set. New information is always coming in, and it’s messy and inconsistent. Text files,…

Build and Deploy Containerized Apps with GitHub Actions

Taught by CloudSkills.io
GitHub Actions are the future. In this course, learn how to deploy containerized applications with a Python Flask API using…

Introduction to jamovi

Taught by Barton Poulson
jamovi is a free, open-source data analysis application that bridges the gap between the freedom and power of R and…

Job Market TrendsIn partnership withLightcast logo

Explore occupations by career categories and pathways and use real time labor market data to power your decision making.

First, choose an industry of interest, then filter for occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

Career Outcomes

The Career Outcomes 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 2022 report here which includes longitudinal comparisons through 2018. We are currently analyzing the Class of 2023 data.

If you are a member of the Class of 2024 please complete the Career Outcomes survey here.

Use the drop-down menus below to filter by specific Class Year, School, or Major. Please note, new programs that have not graduated their first class will not be found in the drop-down menus.  

  • First Destination
  • Top Employers
  • Employment Quality
  • Starting Salary
  • Employment Locations
  • Top Universities
  • Fields of Study
  • Degree Types

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.