Petroleum Engineering

Working As A Petroleum Engineer

By: Aunye W-B


Petroleum Engineering. What Is It?

Petroleum Engineers design ansd develop methods for extracting oil and gas from deposits below the earth's surface. Also find new ways to extract oil and gas from older wells.

How To Become A Petroleum Engineer?

You have to have taken calculus, trigonometry, and algebra in math, and in science you have to have taken biology, chemistry, and physics, all in highschool. You also have to have your bachelor's degree.

Why Would I Want To Become A Petroleum Engineer?

Because you will have the best world traveling experience as an engineer. As an engineer some companies go on exploration sprees across the world. Being a petroleum engineer also get pauid lucrative salaries. As a petroleum engineer also gives you the chance to experience with new technology that can be very helpful for you.


Where Can I Go To Start My Career For Petroleum Engineering?

University of Texas at Austin

Texas A&M

Colorado School of mines

University of Oklahoma Norman Campus

University of Tulsa

Louisiana State Agriculture & Mechanical College

Pennsylavania State Univeraity(PSU)

University of Southern California

Texas Tech

Missouri University of Science and Technology

Last Updated: 26 September 2017