Software Engineering



What can I do with this major?
Area Employer Information/Strategies
 Software

 

  • Developers
  • Sales departments
  • Stay up to date on technology
  • Be familiar with Government hiring procedures
 Business
 
  • For-Profit and Non-Profit businesses/agencies
  • Software Development
  • Technician
  • Computer and information systems managers
  • Obtain an advanced degree in Business or Management.
  • Seek out and complete internships.
  • Join relevant clubs and organizations.
  • Stay up to date on technology.
 Government

 

  • Government Agencies
  • Armed Forces
  • Software Development
  • Technician
  • Seek out and complete internships.
  • Join relevant clubs and organizations.
  • Stay up to date on technology.
  • Be familiar with Government hiring procedures.
 Education

 

  • High Schools
  • Colleges/Universities
  • Seek out teaching experience, teaching assistant positions.
  • Obtain an advanced degree in Education.
  • Many Colleges and Universities require a PhD in field.
  • Stay up to date on technology

 General Information:

  • Continue to study after formal instruction ends to stay up to date on new and upcoming technology.
  • Enhance problem-solving skills.
  • Enhance interpersonal communication skills.
  • Develop excellent writing skills.
  • Develop excellent oral presentation skills.
  • Develop accounting and budgeting skills.

 


 Last Updated: 10/1/10