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.
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
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.