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New Mexico State University

What Can I Do With a Major In Civil Engineering?

Civil engineering is the study of how mathematical and scientific knowledge, experience, and theory is practically, economically, and efficiently applied in the use of material and natural resources to design and supervise the building of structures and facilities.

Areas of Focus

General, Structural, Environmental, Geotechnical, Water Resources, Urban Planning, Hydraulic, Construction, Transportation, Highway

 

Career Titles

Architect
Civil Engineer
Construction Engineer
Ecologist
Geological Engineer
Geotechnical Engineer
Hydraulics Engineer
Industrial Engineer
Mining Engineer
Photogrammetrist
Public Works Engineer
Safety Engineer
Structural Engineer
Urban Planner
Architectural Engineer
Civil Engineer Technician
Consulting Engineer
Environmental Engineer
Geologist
Highway Engineer
Hydrologist
Mechanical Engineer
Petroleum Engineer
Pipeline Engineer
Research Engineer
Sanitary Engineer
Transportation Engineer

 

Career Related Websites

American Society of Civil Engineers

BNSF Careers