Physics & Engineering

Career and graduate school opportunities

With a degree in physics or engineering, you can pursue a variety of career paths and graduate school options. Don’t see what interests you? Contact Dr. Scott Steckenrider. He would love to talk with you!

Careers that physics and engineering graduates have pursued:

  • Design engineer
  • Electrical engineer
  • Engineering physicist
  • Environmental engineer
  • Manufacturing engineer
  • Mechanical design engineer
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Physicist specializing in areas including kinematics, acoustics, electromagnetism, fluid dynamics, optics, astrophysics, and sub-atomic particle physics
  • Physics/math education
  • Software engineer
  • Systems engineer

Graduate schools where Taylor graduates have received advanced degrees:

  • Boston University
  • Columbia University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Purdue University
  • Stanford University
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Montana
  • University of Wisconsin at Madison

Industries where Taylor physics and engineering graduates have been employed:

  • Caterpillar Tractor
  • CERN
  • Cummins Engine
  • IBM
  • Mechdyne
  • Motorola
  • Rockwell Collins
  • RT Logic