A.A.S. in Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 3/13/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 3/27/2021

Program Description

This 60-credit-hour degree program is designed to prepare students for the modern manufacturing environment. This program will prepare students for employment with companies that have implemented team-oriented design,production, quality and maintenance systems within the manufacturing environment. American manufacturers are increasingly using high-tech equipment that involves multiple integrated systems. It is critical that these companies be able to recruit and employ individuals who know how to operate, troubleshoot and maintain this high-tech equipment. The program requires the student to select one of four specialized study areas: Mechatronics/Automation, Precision Machining, Metal Fabrication, or Supply Chain Management/Logistics.

Established in 2012

CIP: 15-0613 Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician.

Training Program Type

Vocational

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board
  • New program, pending ICCB and NCA accreditation, which is expected summer of 2012.
  • Industry Standard: Successful completers recognized as Certified Production Technicians by MSSC.

Education Information

Associates Degree

64 Weeks ( 800.00 Hours / 60.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$8,340.00
Books$3,806.00
Fees$2,593.00
Other Expenses(Materials, Supplies, Tools, Uniforms, etc)$300.00
Total Cost$15,039.00

Financial Aid

  • All financial aid depends on the eligibility of the individual

Application Procedure

Must contact Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372 when approved to pursue program at Harper. Student must apply to Harper College www.harpercollege.edu. Pay $25 application fee or obtain fee waiver code from Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372. Student will be directed to appropriate Harper College Academic Advisor for an educational plan. maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $8,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Math - Per College Placement Test Cut-off Scores
  • Reading - Per College Placement Test cut-off scores
  • Language - Instruction in English
  • Writing - Per College Placement Test Cut-off scores
  • Other - All credit-seeking WIOA clients must have initial & ongoing advising

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Full-Time Enrollment
  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Labs
  • Weekend Classes
  • Night Classes
  • Day Classes
  • Online/E-Learning Instruction

Performance Data

Program: A.A.S. in Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 3/13/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 3/27/2021

Program Description

This 60-credit-hour degree program is designed to prepare students for the modern manufacturing environment. This program will prepare students for employment with companies that have implemented team-oriented design,production, quality and maintenance systems within the manufacturing environment. American manufacturers are increasingly using high-tech equipment that involves multiple integrated systems. It is critical that these companies be able to recruit and employ individuals who know how to operate, troubleshoot and maintain this high-tech equipment. The program requires the student to select one of four specialized study areas: Mechatronics/Automation, Precision Machining, Metal Fabrication, or Supply Chain Management/Logistics.

Established in 2012

CIP: 15-0613 Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician.

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board
  • New program, pending ICCB and NCA accreditation, which is expected summer of 2012.
  • Industry Standard: Successful completers recognized as Certified Production Technicians by MSSC.

Education Information

Associates Degree

64 Weeks ( 800.00 Hours / 60.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$8,340.00
Books$3,806.00
Fees$2,593.00
Other Expenses(Materials, Supplies, Tools, Uniforms, etc)$300.00
Total Cost$15,039.00

Financial Aid

  • All financial aid depends on the eligibility of the individual

Application Procedure

Must contact Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372 when approved to pursue program at Harper. Student must apply to Harper College www.harpercollege.edu. Pay $25 application fee or obtain fee waiver code from Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372. Student will be directed to appropriate Harper College Academic Advisor for an educational plan. maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $8,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Math - Per College Placement Test Cut-off Scores
  • Reading - Per College Placement Test cut-off scores
  • Language - Instruction in English
  • Writing - Per College Placement Test Cut-off scores
  • Other - All credit-seeking WIOA clients must have initial & ongoing advising

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Full-Time Enrollment
  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Labs
  • Weekend Classes
  • Night Classes
  • Day Classes
  • Online/E-Learning Instruction