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Engineering & IT


The Engineering & Information Technology industry cluster is the cluster of industries primarily associated with the application, exploration and use of technology.

From computer science to astronomy, if it involves technology or building and maintaining systems then you will likely find it in one of these industries:

  • Engineering, Aeronautical, Automotive, Oil, Gas & Electric
  • Consumer Products, Process Design
  • Construction, Structures, Transportation
  • Defense, Electronics, Systems
  • Technology, Computers, Software, IT
  • Medical Devices

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Resume & Cover Letter Samples

Engineering First Year Resume 
Engineering Resume with Internship Experience 
Engineering Resume with Project Emphasis 


Industry Career Day

During the fall and spring semesters, our office hosts the Engineering and IT Industry Career Day. This career fair brings in more than 50 different employers who are actively seeking candidates for their open full-time and internship positions. More information, including the list of participating companies can be found in DoreWays approximately 3 weeks before the event.


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