how to get into traffic engineering?
I'm entering my senior year of high school and i'm very interested in traffic engineering. I'm planning on majoring in civil engineering, but i hear you need job experience before you can land most traffic engineering jobs. i was wondering what i should do to maximize my chances of landing a job in the field, and what sorts of jobs i should get before actually becoming a traffic engineer. also, where in the US are traffic engineers most needed/hired? thanks :)
Asked By: Kara L - 8/23/2010
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You're right on with the civil engineering degree. When you pick courses to take for your degree, take as many transportation-related courses as you can. This way you can improve your chances of getting an internship with either a consulting firm that does transportation engineering, or maybe with a government agency... More
Answered By: karl hungus - 8/23/2010
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You are a senior in high school. Your first job will be to do well in college. For the engineering... More
Answered By: John S - 8/23/2010
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