Transportation involves a lot of fields –from driving trucks to planning the logistics of shipping and travel. If you think you might like working for a shipping company, or driving trucks on open roads seems appealing, this could be an interesting choice. This isn’t glamorous work, but it’s the kind of work that makes the entire economy work.
This video from Sydney University has a good summary of all the potential careers and areas you might learn about studying transportation and logistics:
This article from Iowa State University explains that studying transportation:
may be the field for you if
- you like to solve problems
- you like to work in teams with professionals in other disciplines
- you are interested in improving transportation in some way, such as helping reduce the number of fatal crashes or providing alternative means of transportation for downtown commuters