Internships & Opportunities

Engineering undergraduates can participate in summer internships. Most of our interns are offered full-time employment after graduation. Completing an internship often positions you to receive a full-time offer for a more prestigious and satisfying position than the typical entry-level job.

The College of Engineering at Temple has a dedicated industrial relations director committed to building and maintaining longstanding employer relationships. These relationships, and a far-reaching network of alumni generate community outreach, co-op and internship opportunities, job placements, and research collaborations at organizations including

  • American Infrastructure Co.,
  • Gilbane Building Co.,
  • Turner Construction,
  • Whiting Turner and many others.

Take advantage of OwlNetwork, an exclusive Temple database featuring more than 1,000 job and internship postings. The college also hosts a variety of career fairs throughout the academic year.


Consider enhancing your engineering career prospects by completing a co-op assignment. Temple’s co-ops are flexible and entirely optional. A co-op helps you gain invaluable insights and contacts as you work alongside professional engineers. You also graduate with the experience employers look for in job applicants. Learn more about Temple’s engineering co-op options.

Career Services

You can begin preparing for your career in engineering while attending Temple. Visit the Career Center to get personalized guidance on your career direction and job search strategies.


Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Construction Engineering Technology Major may include the following examples.


Median Salary*

Architectural & Engineering Managers


Construction Laborers


Construction Managers


First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades & Extraction Workers


First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers


First-Line Supervisors of Transportation & Material-Moving Machine & Vehicle Operators


General & Operations Managers


Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators


Transportation Engineers


* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).