For those majoring in mechanical engineering, there are a number of lucrative career paths after college.
Want to learn more about potential career opportunities for your major? “What You Can Do with a Major In…?,” brought to you by the VMI Office of Career Services, provides an overview of a variety of occupation options. Enroll today in FOCUS 2 using the access code "keydet" to sign-up and start to explore your options after VMI.
Here are some examples of occupations that may interest you:
|OCCUPATION||US NATIONAL MEAN SALARY|
|Aeronautical & Aerospace Engineer||$112,010.00|
|Fuel Cell Engineer||$89,800.00|
|Solar Energy Systems Engineer||$99,250.00|
|Tool and Machine Designer||$70,880.00|
* Salary data provided by Focus2 and US Department of Labor (2022)