Career & Industry Exploration

Go beyond an organization’s website to delve into the nuances of career & internship opportunities. An important part of your career or internship process is exploring the type of work you would like to do.

Viterbi Link

Viterbi Link is your exclusive online mentoring platform where engineering alumni and/or current peer mentors share their career-, industry-, or school-related experiences and information with you. Connect on Viterbi Link to engage in mentorship, networking, and informational interviews.

Whether you’re looking for “flash” mentoring or something more in-depth and long-term, you can find it through Viterbi Link.

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For more information on these online resources contact:

Viterbi Career Connections

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Exploring Careers in Engineering

Campus Resources

Career Resource Library

Search hard copy and online resources for career exploration, internships, fellowships, and graduate school.

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The Vault

Career guide and research documentation on companies, industries, and careers around the globe.

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Career Network

Interact with USC alumni working in various industries and learn about career paths.

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Salary Information

NACE Salary Calculator

Begin your salary search here.

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Engineer Salary Calculator

The Engineer Salary Calculator enables engineering professionals to survey, compare and stay up to date with the latest engineer salary information.

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U.S. Dept. of Labor

View median annual wages.

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Maximize your potential and know your worth with our FREE Salary Wizard.

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Economic Research Institute

Review salary ranges and median/means for 7,000 positions in over 8,000 locations in the US, Canada and Europe.

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Online Resources

O*Net Online

View hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptions.

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Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics offers general descriptions of career fields, expected earnings, and career trends.

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Career One Stop

Explore engineering careers and occupational profiles.

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Engineering Majors Guide

Explore common career paths for your major


Video Profiles - Engineers & Scientists

Meet the next generation of engineers and scientists in these profiles of young professionals.

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Going Global

Going Global career and employment resources include more than 10,000 pages of constantly updated content.

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Glassdoor holds a growing database of more than 8 million company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, interview reviews and questions, benefits reviews, office photos, and more.

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