Metallurgical Engineers

Employment for materials engineers is expected to show little or no change through 2024, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. The DOL predicts that job prospects will be best for those who train in traditional fields of materials engineering, such as metallurgy. Also, metallurgical engineers should find sufficient job openings because of the low number of new graduates relative to other engineering disciplines.  

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