Department of Physics & Engineering - Careers in Engineering & Physics

Careers in Engineering or Physics

What types of jobs do our graduates get?

Listed below are a few of the careers our recent graduates are pursuing:

  • Physics Professor, San Juan College, Farmington, NM
  • Oregon Department of Transportation & Geotechnical Engineering
  • Officer, U.S. Navy
  • Officer, U.S. Air Force
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics, Fort Lewis College
  • Raytheon, Manager, South Pole Science Support, RPSC
  • Raytheon Missile Systems, Manufacturing Engineer
  • Officer, Colorado State Patrol, Division of Accident Reconstruction
  • Aerospace Engineer, Lockheed Skunkworks, CA
  • Optical Engineer, Ball Aerospace, Boulder, CO
  • Neuro-Physics Research Professor
  • Cargo Pilot, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Head of R&D Mechanical Engineering, MKS Instruments, Boulder, CO
  • Biomedical Engineer – Titanium Joint Replacements
  • Assistant Prof of Physics, Metro State College, Denver
  • Electro-Optical Engineer, Ball Aerospace, Boulder, CO
  • Engineer, Wilkerson Corporation, Denver, CO
  • Engineer, SEI, Carbondale, CO
  • High School Teacher
  • Engineering Manager, IBM Research Labs
  • Manager, Systems Engineering, ITT Night Vision, R&D Engineering
  • Consulting Engineer, Harris Engineering, Durango, CO
  • Bechtolt Engineering, Durango, CO
  • Engineer, La Plata County, CO
  • New Mexico Oncology Hematology Consultants, Ltd., Albuquerque, NM
  • Rainbow Research Optics, Denver CO
  • Forerunner Engineering, Durango, CO
  • Lab Coordinator, Fort Lewis College Department of Physics & Engineering
  • Eugene, Oregon school district 4J, Instructional Assistant
  • Goff Engineering, Durango, CO
  • Engineer, CH2M Hill
  • Russell Engineering, Durango, CO
  • Jacobs Engineering, Durango, CO
  • Science Faculty, Jesuit High School, Denver, CO
  • IBM research, Atlanta, GA
  • Bechtolt Engineering, Durango, CO
  • Engineer, La Plata County, Durango, CO
  • Medical Physicist, New Mexico Oncology Hematology Consultants Ltd, New Mexico Cancer Center in Albuquerque, NM.
  • CH2M Hill (environmental engineering), Denver, CO
  • Goff Engineering in Durango, CO
  • WestWater Engineering in Grand Junction, CO
  • Engineer, Forerunner Corporation, Durango, CO
  • Structural Engineer, Reynolds & Associates, Durango, CO
  • Engineer, Forerunner Corporation, Durango, CO
  • Rocket Test Engineer, Advanced Mobile Propulsion Test (AMPT), Durango, CO
  • W.L Gore and Associates, Flagstaff Arizona
  • Raytheon Company, Farmington, New Mexico
  • Aka Energy Group, Durango, CO
  • City Engineer, Mountain Home, Arkansas
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation, Colorado Springs, CO

Recent Graduate School Placement of our Students includes:

  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins
  • University of Colorado, Boulder
  • University of Kansas
  • University of New Mexico
  • University of Dayton, OH
What can you do with...

a degree in Engineering?

  • Electrical engineer
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Civil engineer
  • Design engineer
  • Engineering physicist
  • Aerospace engineer
  • Petroleum engineer
  • More...

a degree in Physics?

  • Research
  • Education
  • Aerospace
  • Consulting
  • Writing
  • Public Relations
  • More...