ADVANCED MANUFACTURING CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

Prepare yourself for a career in the high-tech manufacturing field.

MECHANICAL TECHNOLOGY

This program prepares students for a career in the evolving advanced manufacturing field. Students develop expertise using manufacturing materials and processes and production tools and equipment. The program can be completed in one year, and students can apply the Advanced Manufacturing certificate credits toward the Mechanical Technology A.A.S. degree.

Courses Credit Hours
First Semester
ENGR 103 Manufacturing Materials & Processes 3
MMT 101 Machine Tools I 3
ENGR 126 Computer Aided Design 4
MATH 102 Intermediate Algebra 3
ENGR 207 Quality Assurance 3
Total: 16
Second Semester
MATH 114 Technical Math 3
ENGR 228 Solid Modeling 3
MMT 102 Machine Tools II 4
MMT 208 Advanced CAD/CAM 4
  Technical Elective * 3
Total: 17
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 33

* Can be satisfied by an MMT, ENGR, or ELEC course

PLASTICS MANUFACTURING

Plastics and polymer manufacturing constitute the 5th largest manufacturing sector in the United States. Students learn about the plastics industry, and the equipment, materials, and processes commonly used in manufacturing.

Courses Credit Hours
First Semester
MATH 102 Intermediate Algebra (or higher **) 3
ENGR 103 Manufacturing Processes and Materials 3
MMT 101 Machine Tools I 3
MMT 141 Fundamentals of Plastics Technology 4
ENGR 230 Fluid Systems Design 3
Total: 16
Second Semester
ENGL 101 Freshman English I 3
MMT 241 Plastics Technology: Injection Molding 4
or MMT 242 or Plastics Technology: Blow Molding
MMT 245 Plastics Technology Capstone 3
ENGR 207 Quality Assurance 3
  Technical Elective * 3
Total: 16
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 33

* Can be satisfied by an MMT, ENGR, or ELEC course
** MATH 112, 115 or 116 will not fulfill requirements