These days, high school students are encouraged to try out possible careers or majors through jobs and internships.
But sometimes that’s easier said than done.
High school internships aren’t always easy to find. Employers often prefer college students, can’t afford to pay interns, or don’t have the time to supervise them. Teen part-time jobs, while valuable, may not offer the kind of experience that will tell you if engineering is the right major for you.