AES Job Description

What does the Applied Engineering Sciences program involve?

Applied Engineering Sciences (AES) major is an undergraduate interdisciplinary program that combines scientific and technical coursework with a required concentration resulting in a Bachelor of Science degree awarded by the College of Engineering. The major provides educational opportunities for students who wish to gain a broad foundation in the engineering science, core engineering disciplines, and their application to one of the required concentrations in Computer Science, Supply Chain Management, Technical Sales, or Telecommunications.  On a space-available basis, an Information Technology specialization can be combined with either of the two cognates.

The program is designed to develop individuals who:

  • Bring to the workplace knowledge of business, management, and logistics, with a solid foundation in calculus, basic sciences, and engineering sciences.
  • Can apply the rigor of their education and training to a diverse set of problems
  • Are prepared to work in the areas where planning, design, production, and procurement interface with marketing, distribution, sales, and management
  • Can effectively communicate across diverse professional disciplines
  • Are knowledgeable of contemporary technological and societal issues and can facilitate the effective deployment of new technologies

AES graduates are uniquely qualified to function in a variety of employment settings and bring engineering skills to diverse business settings.

Recent job titles of AES graduates:

  • Account Executive
  • Analyst
  • Application engineer
  • Commodity Manager
  • Consumer Representative
  • Distribution Specialist
  • District Sales Engineer
  • Expediter/Facilities Engineer
  • Financial Analyst/Forecaster
  • Industrial Market Analyst
  • Logistics Engineer
  • Logistical Manager
  • Manufacturing Control Engineer
  •  Materials Control Engineer
  • Operations Manager
  • Product Engineer
  • Project Manager
  • Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Systems Application Engineer
  • Technical Sales Engineer
  • Technical Writer
  • Telecommunication Engineer

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