Job Prospects for Engineering Technology Students

Many employers in the central Arkansas area and beyond seek graduates of the Electronics and Computer ET and Mechanical ET programs.

Students looking for jobs should visit the Donaghey College of EIT’s job page.

The Engineering and Science Career Network (ESCN) is an alliance of 39 niche association job boards built exclusively for professionals working within engineering and science industries. To access the ESCN mega-engineering industry job board, please click here, and click on “Job Seekers Click Here”.

The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) is the association that represents private sector engineering employers — firms that range in size from small, one-location civil engineering firms to mega-firms. To access the ACEC online directory of engineering firms, please click here and select desired search criteria.

Companies that have hired recent graduates of UALR’s Engineering Technology programs include:

Other sources of job information:

Another source of information for both students seeking jobs and employers seeking graduates are the department chair and program coordinators for the two programs:

Department Chair: Dr. Srikanth Pidugu

Electronics and Computers: Dr. Steve Menhart

Mechanical: Dr. Srikanth Pidugu

Students often seek part-time employment while in school either through the Cooperative Education Program or through the ET program coordinators.