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Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Share 10-623-7 Associate Degree (AAS) 61 Credits Financial Aid Eligible Locations*: Appleton, Chilton, Online, Oshkosh

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

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Do you enjoy solving problems? Can you adapt easily to changes in technology and work processes? This program prepares you to be an effective team member and problem solver in today's fast-paced manufacturing environment. You’ll learn about the issues facing production engineering and gain core background knowledge of general manufacturing. You'll also learn about the analytical methods used to evaluate, problem solve and improve processes, and you will explore how different organizations function. You'll be prepared to work in the manufacturing, food processing and service industries.

Career Opportunities

  • Industrial Engineer
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Manufacturing Supervisor
  • Process Engineer
  • Process Improvement Specialist
  • Team Leader

Estimated Program Cost

Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering Technician

This program will cost about $8,596.45*
based on current tuition and fees.

Additional materials and supplies will cost
about $60.00*.

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.
  Costs may not include books or all materials and supplies.


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Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Term Availability
Spring 2015
Summer 2015
Fall 2015
Spring 2016

* Program availability may vary by location. Depending on program enrollment and prerequisite requirements, there may be a wait for some program courses.

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Admissions Requirements

Skills Assessment

An academic skills assessment is required for admission into this program; learn more at

Proof of HS Completion

Submit a final, official high school transcript, an original diploma or an official copy of GED/HSED Certification Scores.

Credit Transfer Options

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Whether you’re an incoming student, transferring to another two-year college or pursuing your bachelor’s degree, we make it easy for you to seamlessly transfer your credits. With full accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission, we offer credit transfer agreements with more than 65 two-and four-year colleges.

Transfer In

Many students come to Fox Valley Tech with credits they’ve already earned, either while in high school or at other colleges and universities. It’s also possible to be granted credit for career-related knowledge and skills you’ve already mastered.

Transfer Out

Is a four-year degree in your future? Save time and money by starting here. You can earn your associate degree at Fox Valley Tech, then apply your credits toward a bachelor’s degree. Or easily transfer your credits to other two-year colleges.

Program Outcomes
  • Identify the basic elements and systems of different manufacturing environments.
  • Exhibit a continuous improvement approach to operational excellence.
  • Communicate technical information using appropriate methods and tools.
  • Interpret technical communications such as engineering drawings, manufacturing routings, and SPC tools.
  • Apply statistical tools to characterize process performance and assess product quality.
  • Decrease the impact of processes on the environment.

Still undecided about your major or exploring your career options? Check out these resources to identify your personality traits, values, abilities and interests – important considerations when choosing a career. You’ll also find details about scheduling a college visit and contact information for our career counselors if you’d like more personal assistance. We’re here to help you explore your options.

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