Engineering Program at San Jose State University

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Engineering Program

The engineering program at San Jose State University prepares students for careers in biomedical engineering, civil and environmental engineering, chemical engineering, electrical and computer engineering, geological and mining engineering and sciences, materials science and engineering, mechanical engineering, and more. The program focuses on mathematical and scientific principles to solve a wide variety of practical problems in industry, social organization, public works, and commerce. Program courses include: engineering physics and analysis, dynamics, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, design, materials engineering, and mechatronics. Get more details below including other California colleges that offer engineering program.

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Students Enrolled in the Engineering Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. San Jose State University has offered the following degree levels for students:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree

Students by Academic Level (2015)

 Graduates
Bachelor's Degree1
Master's Degree52

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male35
Female18

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Asian26
Hispanic1
White10
Multiple Races3
Non Resident Alien8
Unknown5

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Engineering program at San Jose State University, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Architectural and Engineering Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as architecture and engineering or research and development in these fields.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, architectural and engineering managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 2.0% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
    • Total Employment: 7
    • Average Hourly Rate: $90.20
    • Average Annual Salary: $187610

Energy Engineers

Description

Design, develop, or evaluate energy-related projects or programs to reduce energy costs or improve energy efficiency during the designing, building, or remodeling stages of construction. May specialize in electrical systems; heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems; green buildings; lighting; air quality; or energy procurement.

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses pertaining to the application of physical laws and principles of engineering for the development of machines, materials, instruments, processes, and services. Includes teachers of subjects such as chemical, civil, electrical, industrial, mechanical, mineral, and petroleum engineering. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Engineering Programs in California

Engineering programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Santa Clara University

Santa Clara, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Engineering (B,M)

California State University - East Bay

Hayward, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 18 students completed this program

Programs

  • Engineering (B)

Saint Marys College of California

Moraga, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Engineering (B)

San Francisco State University

San Francisco, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 26 students completed this program

Programs

  • Engineering (M)

University of California - Berkeley

Berkeley, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College

Programs

  • Engineering (M,D)

University of the Pacific

Stockton, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 46 students completed this program

Programs

  • Engineering (M)

University of California - Davis

Davis, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 98 students completed this program

Programs

  • Engineering (B)

Pacific Union College

Angwin, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Engineering (A)
  • Pre-Engineering (A)

California State University - Fresno

Fresno, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Engineering (B,M)

California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 33 students completed this program

Programs

  • Engineering (M)

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