Program Description

The Emerging Technologies Certificate introduces science learners to principles and practices used in emerging technologies including manufacturing technology and/or biotechnology and nanotechnology. After completing specific courses in an area of interest (manufacturing or biotechnology), learners will complete a capstone project that incorporates and applies the principles learned in that field.

Approximate Program Cost

Tuition & Fees: $1,666
Books & Supplies: $0

Financial Aid

Not Available
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Courses for this program may be available at a variety of campus locations through multiple modes of delivery if you meet the admission requirements and prerequisites.

at Wausau
at Antigo
at Medford
at Phillips
at Spencer
at Wittenberg
at Online

* Campus and online availability of courses and programs may be subject to change.


Graduates will be able to…

  • Understand emerging technologies used in manufacturing and/or biotechnology and nanotechnology


The Emerging Technologies Certificate is a 10-12 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

Nanotechnology 2.00
Emerging Technologies Capstone Project 2.00
Biotechnology 2.00
AutoCAD Electrical 1.00
Solidworks 1 1.00
General Biology 4.00
General Chemistry 4.00
General Physics 1 4.00
Gen Anatomy & Physiology 4.00
College Physics 1 3.00
College Physics 2 3.00

Credit for Prior Learning Available

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