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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the engineering field is expected to grow a total of 4% between 2014 and 2024, with biomedical engineer job growth estimated at 23.1%, environmental engineering by 12.4% and civil engineering by 8.4% by 2024.
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Those who wish to pursue a career in engineering should have a high level of mathematical, scientific, mechanical and physics-related skills. While the four-year program develops these skills, prospective engineers should possess a natural affinity with these studies.