Career Field - Engineering & Computer Science

Career Information & Resources

Student & Professional Organizations
Internship Listing Sites
Job Listing Sites

Career Information & Resources

Career Profiles and Guides

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook: Engineers - A guide to career, labor market, salary and training information for this particular career field.
  • Firsthand - Insider information, video profiles, downloadable e-books, and more, covering major careers and industries. Access through Handshake.
  • Peterson’s Guide to Graduate Schools - A comprehensive search tool to assist in starting your grad school inquiries.
  • Candid Career - Provides 1000's of informational video interviews with industry professionals covering a comprehensive collection of careers. 

General/Multiple Fields

  • Jobs - Search engineering jobs by discipline, state, or city, and filter by work experience from entry level engineering jobs to senior engineering jobs.
  • The Princeton Review – List of Careers - Find general descriptions of a variety of career fields related to the field of engineering.
  • Best Engineering Graduate Programs - With the U.S. News rankings of the top engineering schools, narrow your search by location, tuition, school size, and test scores.
  • Guide to Coding Bootcamp Programs -  Detailed guide that features an overview of bootcamps and their costs, graduate career trajectories, frequently asked questions, and more.

Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering


Chemistry/Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

  • American Society of Civil Engineers, - Job board for the ASCE professional community.
  • Engineering News-Record (ENR) - ENR performs annual surveys of its key segments, and ranking companies engaged in general contracting, specialty contracting, engineering, architecture and environmental services, among other specialties. Search your field interest to see which companies are the leaders in those sectors.

Data Science - General

  • Youtube: Data Science Career Panel with 3 Cal Alums >>>
  • Guide to Data Science Careers - If you have an appetite for problem-solving and aptitude in quantitative fields such as computer science, information technology (IT), and advanced math (e.g. statistics), consider a career as a data scientist. Read on for information on data science education, salary, job outlook, career options, and professional resources.

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Energy Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Industrial Engineering & Operations Research

Materials Science Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Nuclear Engineering


Student & Professional Organizations

Participating in these groups can be a valuable avenue for learning about an occupation or field. They are an excellent resource for networking, and their websites often have information about careers.

Cal Student Organizations

Student organizations related to this field can be found here:

Other Student Organizations - List of UC Berkeley student organizations registered with the LEAD Center.

Professional Organizations

Professional organizations are listed in the Career Information & Resources section above, under the specific specialties.

To find other professional associations, go to:

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