Arkansas is the Natural State, and boasts of pristine rivers, lakes, forests, minerals and picturesque friendly communities. The larger cities have grown steadily, offering resources of most modern cities. All these many resources need to be managed with infrastructure, planning and vision to the future.
Positions in all areas of engineering are available to meet the future challenges unique to the state. Arkansas colleges and universities are scattered throughout the state and reflect the wide variety of local communities and areas.
According to the U.S. Burear of Labor and Statistics, Arkansas' employment rate for engineering has grown 4.6%, with computer hardware engineers leading the way at 31%.
Here are some of the largest employeers of engineering professionals in the state of Arkansas: Walmart Stores Inc., O K Transportation, Whirlpool Corp., UAMS Medical Center, Sam's Club Div., Cooper Tire and Rubber Co. and Verizon Wireless.