Printed on 1/23/2021
Automated Manufacturing Systems Technology
Associate Degree (AAS)
Part Time and Full Time
Financial Aid Eligible
Time of Day:
Day and Evening
*If general education courses are required, they may be available at multiple locations.
Manufacturers are using machine automation and controls to produce quality products faster and more efficiently. These automated systems also provide critical information to help managers make good business decisions. The ability to produce a product while providing data is an important part of automation. Businesses need skilled people to design and build systems that integrate multiple technologies. With this degree, you could qualify for those high-tech careers. Learn about electronics, computers, control systems, programming, robots, fluid power, sensors and more. You will be able to install, program, design, troubleshoot and repair automated systems.
Control Cell Supervisor
An academic skills assessment is required for admission into this program or the following: High School GPA of 2.75 or higher (last 10 years) OR provide completion of associate’s or higher degree OR; 165 or higher on your 2014 series GED tests OR; ACT OR SAT OR Accuplacer OR Companion OR Compass (last 3 years) to waive to the general education level; The cost of the Accuplacer assessment is $15; Catalog #: 94100100; Learn more at www.fvtc.edu/Assessment.
Credit Transfer Options
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- Perform work safely.
- Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical systems and devices.
- Communicate technical information.
- Integrate automation and mechanical control systems.
Explore your options. Start at FVTC, earn an associate degree then continue on at UW-Oshkosh or UW-Green Bay. Find out more at [www.fvtc.edu/EngineeringTechnology](www.fvtc.edu/EngineeringTechnology).
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