CBYX Participant Career Fields

CBYX participants come from a wide range of backgrounds and career fields.  One aim of the selection process is to put together a group of participants that represents the diversity of the United States, including diversity among career fields. As such, there is no “typical” participant.  The list below is by no means exhaustive, but represents career fields of CBYX participants in recent years.  All applicants should have some relevant internship, work, or volunteer experience in their career field.

Recent Career Fields

Aerospace EngineeringAgriculture
AgronomyArchitecture/DesignArts Administration
Automotive Design and ProductionAutomotive EngineeringBaking and Pastry Arts
Banking and FinanceBioengineeringBiotechnology
Brewing / Fermentation ScienceChemical EngineeringCivil Engineering
CommunicationsConsultingCulinary Arts
EconomicsElectromechanical EngineeringEnvironmental Engineering
Fashion DesignFilm ProductionFinance
Food ScienceForestryGraphic Design
HospitalityIndustrial EngineeringInformation Technology
International BusinessInternational EducationManufacturing
MarketingMasonryMechanical Engineering
Neurological ResearchNGO / Non-profitPublic Health
Public PolicyPublishingRenewable Energy Technology
Software EngineeringSustainable AgricultureTechnical Theater
Trade & LogisticsUrban PlanningViticulture/Enology