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Manufacturing Technology

Advanced Manufacturing offers some of the highest paying and most satisfying career opportunities available in today's job market. If you enjoy working with machinery, conventional machine tools, and computerized design systems, put your skills to work in this high demand field.


Program Options

Get the skills you need to begin an entry-level position in manufacturing. SVC's program is a unique cluster of areas designed to provide you with "stackable" skills that employers have identified as high demand.

Degree options include an Associate in Technical Arts degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology or Operations Management. In addition to an ATA degree, you can also earn certificate and micro-certificates to enhance your employability.

Your coursework will include a blend classroom study and hands-on experience. You will work with materials in a large shop equipped with the latest computer and electronic components. SVC's Manufacturing Technology program includes pathways into several trade specialty areas.

ATA Degree Options

  • Engineering Technician
  • Operations Management

Certificate Options:

  • Manufacturing Engineering Technician
  • Welding in Manufacturing
  • Technical Design
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Advance Composites
  • Automated Systems
  • Technical Drawing
  • Quality Assurance

See our "All the Details" page for complete degree and certificate information.

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Meet Our Students

The environment here is like a family. Both instructors and fellow students care about my learning and take the time to assist and support me along the way.

Anetha Lewis-Fields
ATA Operations Management Student

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Contact Us

Barry Hendrix, Chair
Manufacturing Technology

Reeves Hall Room 16
360-416-6549 (office)

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