Science & Technology

Prepare for an exciting career in the fast-growing science and technology sector. A graduate degree at UNI will put you at the forefront of technological and scientific innovation as you study challenging issues. Graduate students in these programs have the opportunity to: 

  • Learn from nationally-recognized faculty who will mentor and challenge you.
  • Apply theory and best practices to develop solutions to complex mathematical, environmental, or technological problems.
  • Gain valuable hands-on experience through internships, practicums, and research projects.
  • Expand your skills using state-of-the-art equipment.
  • Join a network of successful alumni with careers in science and technology.
3.77%

Average Annual Job Growth

according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS); rate is for national growth

80%

Employed after graduating

and 20% are continuing their education, as of 2019

45.8K

Average Annualized Salary

of all alumni who graduated in 2019

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Careers in Science & Technology

What Our Alumni Do

  • Account Manager
  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Assistant Director for Research
  • BI Specialist
  • Business Intelligence Developer
  • Chief Specialist
  • ELearning Coordinator
  • Engineer
  • General Manager
  • Geographer
  • Instructor
  • Instrumentation Engineer
  • Lead Math Teacher
  • Lecturer
  • Materials Specialist
  • Math Instructor
  • Planter
  • Process Engineer
  • Process Manufacturing Engineer
  • Product Quality Engineer
  • Quality Engineer
  • Research Assistant
  • Research Technician III
  • Section Leader
  • Senior Control Engineer
  • Senior Manager, Purchasing and S&OP
  • Stormwater Specialist
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Tool Designer
  • Warranty Analyst
Placement in Science & Technology

Where Our Alumni Landed

  • Area School Districts
  • Bi-State Regional Commission
  • Bona AB
  • BYJC
  • Colleges
  • Community Colleges
  • Community School Districts
  • Consolidated Precision Products
  • Cortevia Agriscience
  • Cubic Transportation Systems
  • Electrolux
  • Fundilag
  • Iowa DNR
  • John Deere
  • Kirkwood Community College
  • Kryton Engineered Metals
  • Laboratories
  • Loma Vista Nursery
  • Public School Districts
  • Public Schools
  • State Universities
  • TDS Automation
  • Technical Colleges
  • The VGM Group
  • Tyson Foods
  • Universities
  • Volt
  • Weaver Consultants Group