Katie Schenk - October 03, 2017
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) has reported a slower than average job growth forecast between 2014 and 2024 – with a rate of two percent.
But, before you step away from your dream of obtaining a chemical engineering master’s degree in the United States, it’s worth considering what that really means. According to industry experts, the growth rate doesn’t take into account the number of chemical engineers that are primed for retirement – allowing plenty of space for those beginning their careers to gain a foothold in the job market.
Looking for another good reason to consider an American chemical engineering master’s degree? How about the salary?
According to the BLS, the 2016 median pay was $98,340 annually. Now, that does include all levels of education and a variety of industry. If you want to consider the salaries of only master’s graduates, Monster.com puts the median pay at $117,000 annually.
Looking for a university to pursue your chemical engineering master’s degree? Keep in mind that the states with the highest number of engineering jobs are:
You may want to consider pursuing your education in these or neighbouring states. But, remember that recruiters are looking for top talent across the country. Below, we’ve got a handy list of recruiters active across campuses so you can begin putting your future in place.
College Station, Texas
Davis (Sacramento), California
Los Angeles, California
Universities: US Northeast
Ithaca, New York
University Park, Pennsylvania
Universities: US South
Raleigh, North Carolina
Universities: US MidwestCase Western Reserve University - Case School of Engineering
Evanston (Chicago), Illinois
West Lafayette, Indiana
Universities offering ME degrees
Katie Schenk - April 23, 2019
Hoping to further your engineering career? A masters degree is one of the fastest ways to... Continue reading
Prodigy Finance - April 17, 2019
Anyone considering an MBA knows just how much work goes into it. That’s just as true for... Continue reading
Katie Schenk - April 10, 2019
Modern engineering demands and increasing number of engineers (especially given that so many... Continue reading
Investing - Risk Policy
Investment is restricted to high net worth and sophisticated investors who can demonstrate that they have sufficient knowledge and experience to understand the risks of investing. Risks include the potential loss of capital and limited liquidity. Capital at risk. Investments are long term and it may not be possible to sell your investment prior to maturity. See our full Risk Warning and Terms and Conditions.
© Prodigy Finance Limited 2007 - 2019. All Rights Reserved. Prodigy Finance Limited is incorporated in the United Kingdom (Company Number 05912562) with its registered address at Palladium House 1-4 Argyll Street, London, W1F 7LD and registered with the Office of the Information Commissioner (Reg. No. Z9851854). Prodigy Finance is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (firm registration number 709641) for certain consumer credit activities and for investment activities for investors who have agreed to its terms. Prodigy Finance loans are offered to eligible borrowers who are studying outside of their country of residence and the loans are governed by English law.
Prodigy Services Limited is incorporated in the United Kingdom (Company Number 10201413) with its registered address at Palladium House 1-4 Argyll Street, London, W1F 7LD. Prodigy Services is an appointed representative of Sapia Partners LLP which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Prodigy Services Limited promotes offers of securities for third party issuers to eligible investors.