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David L. Hirschfeld Department of Engineering

Angelo State University offers one of the newest engineering programs in Texas. Our diverse and highly motivated faculty deliver a rigorous and practice-oriented program that prepares graduates for immediate employment in engineering and related disciplines.

Read the Welcome Letter From the Department Chair

Engineering Majors

Career Paths and Expected Earnings

Engineering graduates can pursue careers in many types of fields, including:

  • Transportation systems and engineering
  • Energy (renewable, oil, and natural gas)
  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Surveying, construction, and land development
  • Structural engineering
  • Water resources
  • Construction

The median wage for civil engineers in Texas is $89,840 and the median wage for civil engineers across the U.S. is $82,710. Surveyors have a median wage (Texas) of $53,420 and (U.S.) $58,740.

Source: Bureau of Labor and Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.