Manufacturing Engineering Technology Associate Degree | Northcentral Technical College

Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Associate Degree

The Manufacturing Engineering Technology Associate Degree program prepares learners to work in a variety of positions in the manufacturing sector. Learners will gain a specialized education in manufacturing processes, lean manufacturing, project management, production management, ergonomics, problem solving, CAD and process safety. Potential occupations include: Assistant Industrial Engineer, Assistant Manufacturing Engineer, Quality Engineering Technician, Industrial Engineering Technician, Estimator, Manufacturing Engineering Technician and Quality Engineer.

program at a Glance

Manufacturing Engineering Technology 64-65 Credit Associate Degree

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau -
  • Antigo -
  • Medford -
  • Phillips -
  • Spencer -
  • Wittenberg -

Approximate Cost

$13,604 (Tuition: $10190, Books: $3414)

Average Starting Salary

$51,300 Annually, based on the 2016 NTC Graduate Employment Report.

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program Outcomes

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

Potential Careers

  • Assistant Industrial Engineer
  • Assistant Manufacturing Engineer
  • Quality Engineering Technician
  • Industrial Engineering Technician
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technician
  • Quality Engineer

Course List

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Course List

Earn Credit for What You Know

This program offers opportunities for you to test out of classes by demonstrating your learning from past work or life experiences.

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Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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