Top Water Resources Engineering All Programs - 2020

For all the 89 degrees awarded in Water Resources Engineering annually, the majority of them are Masters degree. Of the 89 students graduating with degrees in the US, 44% percent identify as women and 56% percent identify as men. Though students at schools all over the US study Water Resources Engineering, Nevada has the most graduates. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Water Resources Engineering is $57,950.

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See where Water Resources Engineering is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Water Resources Engineering degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Water Resources Engineering

If you’re interested in Water Resources Engineering, then you should look at these top colleges, including the University of Nevada-Reno, the University of Minnesota Twin Cities and the University of Southern California. The University of Nevada-Reno is our top ranked institution for a degree in Water Resources Engineering with 28 students graduating with this major annually . Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for Water Resources Engineering Majors

For Water Resources Engineering majors, some of the most in demand careers include Civil Engineers, Architectural and Engineering Managers and Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary. Additionally, Water Resources Engineering graduates may find a high salary job, such as Architectural and Engineering Managers or Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Water Resources Engineering

  1. Architectural and Engineering Managers   (Median Wage: $140,760)
  2. Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $101,720)
  3. Civil Engineers   (Median Wage: $86,640)

Most in Demand Careers for Water Resources Engineering

  1. Civil Engineers
  2. Architectural and Engineering Managers
  3. Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary
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