Where Students Go

Duke civil and environmental engineering graduates go on to tackle some of society’s most complex and important problems, working to balance the needs of growing human populations and changing and uncertain environmental forces, by addressing the challenges of sustainability, pollution, transportation, drinking water and energy needs, urban redevelopment, and community planning.

Your Duke Engineering degree puts you on the path to career achievement. Pratt was ranked the No. 3 Best School for Engineering Majors by Salary Potential – $75,100 median pay with 0-5 years of work experience  – by Payscale.com.

Some places our recent graduates have gone:

Graduate & Professional Schools

  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Stanford University
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Southern California
  • University of California, Berkeley


  • Skanska
  • Gilbane
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Dewberry
  • Kimley-Horn
  • Clark Construction
  • Stewart Engineering

CEE students meet for dinner in the West Union

After-graduation plans for 2016 CEE seniors

Area of employment for 2016 CEE grads entering the workforce