Professional Development



The Lee College of Engineering offers a number of Professional Development programs to help you prepare for successful careers in engineering and engineering technology. Secure the job of your dreams by creating a professional development plan, learning how to conduct an effective job search, and building an impressive resume early in your academic career.

The college offers a variety of programs and services designed to assist you in your professional development, including special events such as the Fall Picnic, Senior Design and industry presentations. Take advantage of the many opportunities to learn about the real world of engineering, network with professionals, and hone your professional development skills to ensure that you are the right candidate for the job.

Professional Development Opportunities by Year

Freshmen Sophomores Juniors / Seniors Graduate Students
MAPS Program MAPS Program Leadership Academy FE Exam
Internships/49erships Leadership Academy FE Exam Full-Time Employment
Co-ops Internships/49erships Graduate School/GRE  
  Co-ops Internships/49erships  
    Full-Time Employment  


Contact the Office of Student Development and Success in Smith 228, 704‑687‑5024, or email Linda Thurman at with questions about any of the Professional Development programs.