Engineering & Technology

Students in Engineering or Technology programs will learn how to use data and systems to solve many of the large-scale problems facing the world today. Studies in Engineering or Technology at Pitt will provide you with a solid foundation for entrance into a diverse spectrum of careers with a thorough understanding of the broader aspects of society. Through extensive collaborative opportunities, students may choose to pursue careers in industry, government, education, medicine, law, business and more.

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Student Experience

"I aspire to leverage all of my background and skills and have a mutual relationship within the community I am placed, sharing what I know and learning all I can from them.”

 Maddie Hobbs (bioengineering and french)

Read about Maddie's Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award in her senior spotlight on the @Pitt_Engineering Instagram.

"I’m just as excited about cybersecurity and the intricacies of database management as I am about data analysis.”

Winnie Mutunga (Information Science) 

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Career Choices

Recent graduates of engineering and technology have gone on to exciting careers, with such titles as: 

  • Bioengineer/Biomedical Engineer 
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Computer Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Materials Scientist/Materials Science Engineer 
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Metallurgist
  • Researcher