After Graduation

Most engineering students build careers in the field immediately after leaving Hope. Others pursue medicine, law or teaching. And almost half go on to recieve a graduate degree.

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Our graduates:

Are employed at a wide range of companies
  • Accenture
  • Accuri-Instruments
  • Anderson Consulting
  • BioPort Corporation
  • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
  • Daimler Chrysler
  • Egemin Automation Inc.
  • Emcore Corp.
  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Mills
  • General Motors 
  • Gentex Corp.
  • Haworth
  • Herman Miller
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Innotec Corporation
  • Intel
  • International Truck & Engine 
  • Johnson Controls
  • LG Chemical
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Aeronautics Company
  • Magna Donnelly
  • Manufacturers Equipment & Supply Co.
  • Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Medtronic
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Space Technology
  • Orbital Sciences Corporation 
  • Plastech Engineered Products
  • Polytorx
  • Qwest Communications
  • Raytheon Company
  • Shell Oil
  • Sherwin-Williams
  • Steelcase
  • The Perrigo Company
  • The Viking Corporation
  • Valero Energy
  • Ventura Manufacturing
  • Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
  • Xtek


Partial list since 1997

Attend graduate school in a variety of fields
  • Acoustics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Bioelectrical Engineering
  • Biomechanical Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Management
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medical Imaging Engineering
  • Naval Architecture
  • Paper Science & Engineering
  • Prosthetic Science
  • Rehabilitation Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Sustainable Engineering
Attend many different graduate schools
  • Case Western University
  • Cornell University
  • Iowa State University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Northwestern University
  • Princeton University
  • Purdue University
  • Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • Stanford University
  • University of California at Berkeley
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)
  • University of Liverpool (England)
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Boston College Law School
  • Indiana University Law School
  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • Georgia Tech School of Business
  • Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University
  • University of Michigan School of Business


Partial list since 1997