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Engineering & IT


The Engineering and Information Technology industry cluster is the group of industries primarily associated with the application, exploration and use of technology.

From computer science to astronomy, if a job involves technology or building and maintaining systems, then you will likely find it in one of these industries:

  • Engineering, Aeronautical, Automotive, Oil, Gas and Electric
  • Consumer Products, Process Design
  • Construction, Structures, Transportation
  • Defense, Electronics, Systems
  • Technology, Computers, Software, IT
  • Medical Devices

Interested in receiving opportunities and information concerning these industries?  Sign up to receive our  listserv emails for this cluster!


Resume & Cover Letter Samples

Engineering First Year Resume 
Engineering Resume with Internship Experience 
Engineering Resume with Project Emphasis 

Engineering Cover Letter Sample 

Career Fair

During both the fall and spring semesters, the Center for Student Professional Development hosts an Engineering and IT  Career Fair. These events attract more than 50 different employers who are actively seeking candidates for their open full-time and internship positions. More information, including the list of participating companies, can be found in DoreWays approximately three weeks before the event.


VU Alumni Share Their Professional Stories 

Bob Boniface (B.A.'87)
Director, General Motors