Engineering & Design Pathway

Engineering Design & Technology

The field of engineering is a particularly broad one that offers several areas in which to specialize. Moorpark College offers preparation for upper division course work for advanced degrees in Engineering offered by four-year institutions. In addition, earning this degree suggests an achievement of technical skills that may be helpful in seeking immediate employment.

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Environmental Science

The environmental science program provides students with an understanding of the natural processes operating in the world with the fundamental laws of physics and chemistry controlling these processes. The program emphasizes the interrelationships between humans and their environment and the impact of technology on the quality of the global environment. Employment of environmental scientists and hydrologists is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations.

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Career Information

The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides information on what the job is like, training/ education required, projections on the number of jobs that will be available, salaries, related occupations and relevant professional associations. Click on the links below for more information:

Engineering technicians

Engineers

Environmental scientists and hydrologists

Conservation scientists and foresters

Engineers, environmental