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#Hengineers Succeed


of College of Engineering graduates are employed or pursuing further education.

Average Starting Salary


Top Employers: JPMorgan Chase & Co., Delaware Department of Transportation, Deloitte, Siemens Healthineers, Epic

Top Jobs: Software Engineer, Project Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Field Engineer, Software Developer

#Hengineers Get Hands-on Experience

Madison Gac

Madison Gac

Madison is a senior majoring in civil engineering whose dream job is to become a bridge engineer. Alongside her coursework, also earning minors in sustainable infrastructure and geological sciences, she’s been doing research and field work on coastal infrastructure flood risk in Delaware.

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Thomas Schaeffer

Thomas is working on earning his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering and robotics as part of a 4+1 program. After Prof. Ioannis Poulakakis inspired an interest in robotics during his “Control Systems” course, Thomas got the opportunity to do research in the Poulakakis lab, designing forward walking gaits for a bipedal robot.

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Thomas Schaeffer

#Hengineers Learn From World-class Faculty

Christina Carroll

Christina Carroll

Christina, an electrical engineering junior and member of UD’s golf team, was able to do a summer research project with her favorite instructor, Prof. Mark Mirotznik, where she built an automated system to measure the gain in radiation of antennas.

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Sydney Segear

Sydney is a junior computer science student in the bioinformatics concentration who’s also on the club figure skating team. For the past two summers she’s done research in the lab of Prof. Leila Barmaki, where she’s developing and testing virtual and augmented reality applications for balance and lower limb rehabilitation.

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Sydney Segear

#Hengineers Have Fun

Caitlin Iannetta

Caitlin Iannetta

Caitlin is a senior in materials science who’s also working on a minor in management information systems. During her time at UD, she’s tried out many different extracurriculars, from being a member of Alpha Delta Pi and co-president of the Special Olympics club to participating in intramural sports leagues.

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Alpha Omega Epsilon

American Institute of Chemical Engineers

American Society of Civil Engineers

American Society of Highway Engineers

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Association for Computing Machinery

Association for Computing Machinery-Women

Biomedical Engineering Society

Chi Epsilon

Computer Animation and Game Design

Deep Roots STEM Outreach Program

Jesal Patel

Jesal is a sophomore studying chemical engineering who chose his field because of its potential impact on medicine, biotechnology and environmental issues. He’s active in the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) UD student chapter, the Indian Student Association and plays intramural basketball.

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Jesal Patel

#Hengineers Change the World

Laura Mottel

Lauren Mottel

Lauren is a senior majoring in biomedical engineering who was always interested in finding a field of study that had both a breadth and depth of knowledge, which is what attracted her to engineering. She chose biomedical engineering so that she “could work at the intersection between biology and chemistry at the forefront of medicine.”

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