Electrical Engineering

Professional & Trade


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Career Plans

Professional & Trade Associations

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - There are more than 425,000 IEEE members in over 160 countries around the world. IEEE members are engineers, scientists, and allied professionals whose technical interests are rooted in electrical and computer sciences, engineering, and related disciplines.  Includes a helpful Education and Careers section.

The International Society of Automation (ISA)

Association for Computing Machinery

Useful Links

Professional Engineering Licensure information

Sloan Career Cornerstone guide to careers in Electrical Engineering (a helpful starting point/overview)

Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook page for careers for Electrical and Electronics Engineers

IEEE Spectrum news overview for Consumer Electronics, including subcategories in Audio/Video, Gadgets, Gaming, Portable Devices and Standards

IEEE Spectrum overview of news in Computing, including subcategories in Embedded Systems, Hardware, IT, Networks and Software

Vault & WetFeet guides: By logging in with a Pennkey through our Online Subscriptions page, access profiles of industries, companies, and careers including: Vault Career Guide to Electrical Engineering, Industries and Careers for Engineers, Vault Guide to the Top Manufacturing Employers, Vault Guide to the Top Tech Employers, and many others.

LinkedIn Industry Directory with thousands of organization pages, including subcategories in Electrical And Electronic Manufacturing, Computer Hardware, Consumer Electronics, Aviation And Aerospace, Automotive, Utilities and many other related fields  (most organization pages with careers and/or jobs sections) - consider "Follow"ing organizations of interest (please note, you must have a LinkedIn account to view).

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