Program Description

The Industrial Manufacturing Engineering Technician Technical Diploma program is designed to prepare students to apply sound industrial manufacturing engineering techniques. Potential occupations include: Industrial Manufacturing Engineering Technician and Lean Manufacturing Facilitator. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program ladders fully into the Manufacturing Engineering Technology Associate Degree program.

Approximate Cost

$3,288
Tuition: $2624 , Books: $663

Starting Salary

$31,200
Average, according to Economic Modeling Specialists International

Financial Aid

Available

Available

100% Online

Availability

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.

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

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

Outcomes

Graduates will be able to…

  • Provide cost savings in manufacturing while retaining product quality
  • Foster a team atmosphere
  • Select and implement handling solutions for lean storage/flow/distribution of raw materials in process and final product
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose problems in all sectors of manufacturing
  • Work effectively in a variety of applied engineering roles with limited supervision

Careers

Some of the potential careers graduates can pursue are:

  • Lean Manufacturing Facilitator
  • Industrial Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Courses

The Industrial Manufacturing Engineering Technician Technical Diploma is a 17 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

First Term

PROJECT MANAGEMENT 3.00
OSHA COMPLIANCE 3.00
MANUFACTURING PROCESS PLANNING 3.00

Second Term

WORKPLACE ERGONOMICS 2.00
COMPETITIVE STRATEGIES IN MANUFACTURING 2.00
LEAN MANUFACTURING FUNDAMENTALS 2.00
WORK MEASUREMENT 2.00

Credit for Prior Learning Available

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Pathways

Pathways are a series of connected programs that enable you to advance over time to better jobs and higher levels of education and training. By earning one degree, you could also be completing several courses of a related program in a pathway, bringing you one step closer to an advanced degree.

Completing the Industrial Manufacturing Engineering Technician Technical Diploma Earns You:

Additional Information

Admissions Process

Our application process takes just a few minutes to complete, but we want to make sure you have the things you’ll need on hand to complete the application. We’re here to help if you have any questions while submitting your application.

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The application can be submitted online and takes just a few minutes to complete. A $30.00 non-refundable application fee is required. Pay at the time you apply or bypass to pay in person within a week of applying.

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What’s Next?

We’ll review your application and let you know if we need anything else. If you’re all set, your acceptance letter will be mailed to you.