With an undergraduate degreee from one of the programs in the John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering the possibilities are endless. Our graduates can be found around the globe in leadership positions within academia, consulting, industry, finance, manufacturing, and more. Find out what a few of our graduates go on to do.
My degree helped me discover my passion for engineering and supply chain, which led me to the TRACK program at General Motors. I’m grateful to have been able to represent the University across the globe, and I am thankful for the professors, mentors, and friends who have been a source of inspiration throughout my journey.
Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
My degree helped me become an Operations Management Trainee for Vulcan Materials. I am confident the mining and engineering program at Penn State not only prepared me with technical skills to be successful, but also instilled the motivation to always positively impact my community.
My degree helped me get a job as an associate financial analyst with Exelon. As part of Exelon’s Leadership Development Program, I’ll be working with one of the company’s subsidiaries, BGE, in Maryland, on their finance team. The utility is dynamic, and my future team supports the budget and cost management for the business.