Making a Career Connection

A line of 6 AE students waiting for their chance to be interviewed by a prospective employer. All have nervous smiles. Totally charmingAbove, students lined up for informational interviews at the 2015 AE Career Fair, an exclusive event for School of Aerospace Engineering students.

Prepare Yourself for New Challenges

Your educational experience at AE is meant to prepare you for the next chapter of your own adventure -- whether that's a challenging career in industry, a research position in government, a post-doc position or a faculty appointment. While you are enrolled, we encourage you to keep tabs on the career fairs, resume preparation, fellowships, internships, and other opportunities that the School and Institute host. Stay up-to-date by scanning the AErial View e-newsletter, downloading events from the AE calendar, and visiting this page, where we will connect you with upcoming events.

Georgia Tech All Majors  Career Fair: Sept. 11-12, 2017

September 11-12, 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. GT Campus Recreation Center

Bring your A-game...and your resume. This campus-wide career fair will feature reps from more than 400 employers. Internships, co-ops, and full-time jobs are promoted at this event. Find out more

Aerospace Engineering Career Fair: Sept. 13, 2017

8 a.m. - 12 p.m., The Weber SST Building - CoVE and CoDE Auditoriums

Employers who are looking for the smartest, most hard-working, and best-educated engineers compete for a space at this event, where AE students look for the right fit. If you are ready for that forever-job or you are just looking for a good summer co-op, the AE Career Fair is for you.

Among the recruiters scheduled for the 2017 fair: ICF Global Consulting, Honeywell, Solar Turbines, United Technologies Corp (UTC), Pratt & Whitney, Joint Warfare Analysis Center, General Electric (GE), Delta Airlines, Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), and the US Marine Corps

Sponsored by the Georgia Tech Chapter of Sigma Gamma Tau.

The only requirement is that you be ready to impress your future employer. Dress like you care and bring that resume. There are no second chances to make a good first impression.

Fellowships

For many students, funded fellowships provide a great opportunity to expand their knowledge and resume within a specific area of engineering. A visit to the Georgia Tech Fellowship Office is the first step toward finding a fellowship that will add dimension to your degree and to your career aspirations.

Coming in the Fall of 2017: Resume Blitz

Coming in January, 2018: Mock Interview Week

The Institute's Center for Career Discovery and Development (C2D2) will hold a mock interview boot camp for job seekers of every variety. Find out what employers are looking for, learn about interview techniques, find out what to do (and NOT do), and receive expert advice on what to wear and say. To find out more, log onto your CareerBuzz account and follow these directions:

  • Log in to your CAREERBUZZ account at www.career.gatech.edu

  • Click on the EMPLOYERS tab on your left, in the CareerBuzz navigation bar, and select EMPLOYER DIRECTORY from the dropdown

  • In the KEYWORD search box type in Mock Interviews
    From the search results select MOCK INTERVIEWS 2017 and then click on the AVAILABLE POSITIONS sub tab to locate all mock interviews

    You will be able to see all the companies that will be holding Mock Interviews on campus. Mock Interview sign-ups are first-come, first-served basis.