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Automotive Technology — read more

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Automotive Technology is a two-year program that prepares you for a career as:

  • Service manager
  • Service engineer
  • Race team pit crew
  • Automotive writer
  • Automotive technology instructor
  • Service technician
  • Parts technician
  • Shop owner

Technical Certificate in Automotive Technology is an 18-month program prepares you to work in an entry-level job as a service technician; course work applies toward the AAS degree in automotive technology.

Milling Technician — read more

Vocational Certificate

This unique certificate program prepares candidates to work in flour mills as an associate working in many of the areas of the modern mills. The milling classes will be taught by professionals from the International Association of Operative Millers while college faculty will teach the ancillary courses required in the industry. At the conclusion of the courses, candidates will complete an internship at a functioning flour mill.

Machine & Tool Technology — read more

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Machine and Tool Technology is a two-year program that prepares you for a career as an:

  • Inspector
  • CNC Programmer
  • CNC Operator
  • Production Machinist
  • Tool and Die Maker
  • Machine Setter and Operator
  • Mold maker

Technical Certificates in Machine and Tool Technology is a one-year or two-year program prepares you to work in an entry-level job in the machine and tool industry. Course work applies toward the AAS degree in machine and tool technology.

Manufacturing Technology — read more

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Manufacturing Technology is a two-year program that prepares you for a career as an automated systems technicians to maintain:

  • Robots
  • Automated manufacturing equipment
  • Heating and cooling systems
  • Treatment plants

Vocational Certificate in Manufacturing Technology is a one-year program that prepares you for an entry level job as an automated systems technician.

Non-Destructive Testing — read more

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Non-Destructive Testing is a two-year program that prepares you for a career as an NDT testing technician in industries, including:

  • Aircraft and aerospace
  • Power generation and utilities
  • Chemical and petrochemical
  • Bridge and building fabrication / erection
  • Independent testing laboratories
  • Electronics and microelectronics
  • Defense and military
  • General manufacturing companies
  • Infrastructure construction and maintenance
  • Automotive - rail - marine
  • Computer manufacturers

Numerical Control Programming — read more

Vocational Certificate in Numerical Control Programming is a one-year program that prepares you to be a numerical control programmer in machine shops or plants that manufacture - plastics products - machinery - aircraft and aerospace - automotive - cabinet making - agricultural machinery production - instrumentation - service industries.

Welding Technology — read more

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Welding Technology is a two-year program that prepares you for a career as a:

  • Welding technician
  • Robotic welding technician
  • Technical sales rep in manufacturing or construction
  • Jet engine manufacturer
  • Bridge builder
  • Underwater welder
  • Equipment fabricator

Vocational Certificate is an 18-month program that prepares you as an entry level welder technician.