UNIV 1131 or ENGR 1101
TOTAL DEGREE HOURS
Beginning the Journey
Trailblazing the Path
Be Bold. Be Ambitious. Set Yourself Apart.
Attend the College-to-Career orientation session with Career Services and fill out the career fields of interest forms.
Speak with Career Services about on-campus and summer job opportunities.
Create a résumé so you can work on building it up before you get to graduation.
Create an account on Handshake.
Participate in the Dean's Challenge.
Join a College of Engineering organization so you can get to know your peers, pursue your interests, and
Join a UTA club or organization so you can get involved on campus and meet new people.
Visit the International Student Center to learn about study abroad opportunities,clubs, on-campus events, and spring break community impact.
Apply to join the Honors College.
*You can ask your freshman advisor about what these requirements are
Global Mavericks Program
Complete your pre-professional courses and get admitted to the professional program.
Use your flowchart to plan what classes you you want to take in the future. Use the catalog to find course descriptions.
Consider adding a minor.
College of Engineering Organizations
Fraternity & Sorority Life
Familiarize yourself with your degree plan.
Meet with your advisor once a semester to ensure you're on track for graduation.
If you are a freshman student, transition from freshman advising to department advising*.
Complete UNIV 1131 or ENGR 1101 to learn about all of the resources available to you and to prepare you to succeed in your major.
Join UTA's Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) student chapter so you can network with others in
Contact the Center for Service Learning for volunteer opportunities.
Look into becoming an SI leader or tutor, or working at the IDEAS Center
Participate in the Big Event.
Interested in getting your PhD? Look into the McNair Scholars program.
Carole Coleman is the internship and co-op
coordinator for the College of Engineering. Contact her for information on these once you've met the requirements.
Attend a College of Engineering Speed Mentoring event.
Attend the College of Engineering Career Fair to network and learn more about companies. It's a great way to find employment and internship opportunities every semester.
Present at Innovation Day.
Ask a professor about getting involved with the work going on in their labs.
Attend the Architectural Engineering Institute Conference or Forum.
Take on a leadership position in a student organization.
The Big Event
College of Engineering Career Fair
College of Engineering Speed Mentoring
All Majors Job Fair
Get Involved With Our Research Labs
Discuss the Fast Track program for the CE master's degree specializing in structures with your advisor.
Apply to graduate school through MyMav.
If you're an international student and need a ful-time waiver or OPT form signed, you must see an advisor to have it approved.
Finalize your résumé so you are ready to hand it out at the job fairs.
Setup a mock interview with the Lockheed Martin Career Development Center.
Attend the All-Majors Job Fair.
Complete The Job Search course on Canvas.
Talk to faculty member about the field that you want to go into and what you can do to be a competitive candidate.
Take the Fundamentals of Engineering exam.
Explore workforce skill development through on and off-campus activities; engage with the UTA Lockheed Martin Career Development Center at uta.edu/careers
Meet with a career consultant
Network with employers
Discover internships and co-ops
Apply for on-campus employment
Join Handshake, our career services platform
Participate in career development programs
• Ability to Find Effective Solutions
• Ability to Work Well in a Team
• Analytical Skills
• Critical Thinking
• Project Management
• Time Management Skills
Building Information Management (BIM) Specialist
Building Design Assistance
What career options do I have with this major?
• Critical Thinking: Analyze issues, make decisions, and
overcome problems by using sound reasoning before forming
a strategy, decision, or opinion.
• Leadership: Takes initiative, demonstrates effective decision
making and informed risk taking, and motivates and
encourages participation from others to work towards a shared
• Teamwork/Collaboration: Work within a team and foster
collaborative relationships with peers and supervisors. Use
interpersonal skills to demonstrate respect and dignity for
others while working toward a common goal.
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