Advanced Manufacturing Technology AAS
Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Career & technical education programs for job training
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The advanced manufacturing technology degree is designed to meet the evolving workforce needs of business and industry. Manufacturing today depends on the combination of new technology, new materials and advanced processes. The degree provides the student with the general knowledge and technical foundation skills in the areas of quality control, rapid prototyping, lean production technologies, supply chain management and computer integrated manufacturing. The program prepares the student to function effectively as an advanced manufacturing technician or serve in a supervisory position in a manufacturing setting.
Program Requirements and Special Conditions
Students must meet JTCC admissions requirements If students have deficiencies in English and/or mathematics, JTCC offers remedial courses to prepare students for the curriculum. Work-based learning is a required component of the program. Students without current or recent related work experience are responsible for securing their own internships, assisted by JTCC faculty. Students with current or related work experience are responsible for working with the faculty advisor to secure appropriate documentation. New students should visit the Advising Center and returning students their faculty advisor for more information.
- Students are strongly encouraged to complete their SDV, ENG, and MTH requirements first.
- The humanities elective must be satisfied by completing one 3-credit conceptual humanities course. See web site (www.jtcc.edu/humanitieselectives) for a list of approved conceptual and applied humanities electives.
- The social science elective requirement can be satisfied by courses with the following prefixes: ECO, GEO, HIS, PLS, PSY, and SOC.
- Related Career Studies Certificate: Advanced Manufacturing Management CSC
- Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor and check their advisement report in MyTyler – SIS.
- Courses noted as Fall only or Spring only are based on historical trends and current planning and may change without notice.
- This program is not intended for transfer. Students desiring to transfer should consult their academic advisors and their intended transfer institutions for specific direction in program and course selection. Required courses for any major at four-year institutions may vary.
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