If you have a genetics engineering degree can you get any engineering job?
Hi my fiance is majoring in genetic engineering and about to get her bachelors in it. In my opinion and from research the job opportunities are very little in this field. So i have 2 questions. 1) with a genetics engineering job would she be able to do all engineering jobs or just genetic stuff 2) If she goes to get her masters is it possible for her to change her type of engineering degree such as to a biomedical engineer or is it to late?
Asked By: matt stars - 12/3/2012
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No. They are two different fields. Genetic engineering has no actual engineering courses. It is all about biology. The term "genetic engineering" is really not accurate since it is not a part of any engineering college's list of degrees... More
Answered By: oil field trash - 12/4/2012
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I am baffled that she cannot gt a job in her field. "All engineering jobs" no. A masters would be even better in her current field because she has missed all the basic course work in most other engineering field.
Answered By: taurushead - 12/3/2012
1) Probably only genetics stuff. I don't see how genetic engineering is going to help you build a car or a plane or improve the efficiency of an assembly line. Certain fields of engineering (such as electrical and mechanical) can do a wide range of engineering jobs, but not genetic... More
Answered By: Adam - 12/3/2012
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