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Gateway Technical College Associate Degree in Advanced Manufacturing Technology
Gateway Technical College

Associate Degree in Advanced Manufacturing Technology

2 Years


Full time

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USD 8,588 / per credit *


* Tuition Rates Residents: $134.20 per credit. Out-of-state Residents: $67.10 tuition per credit; total tuition $201.30 per credit. Additional fees may apply.


Prepare for a high-tech manufacturing career with Gateway’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology associate degree program. Advanced manufacturing combines mechanical, electronic and information technology to streamline the manufacturing process through intelligent automation. Advanced manufacturing facilities use advanced software and robotics technology to make their processes as efficient as possible. If you enjoy troubleshooting technology and working hands-on with machinery, this program is for you.

Learning By Doing

Students in the Advanced Manufacturing Technology program will graduate with a wide range of hands-on skills and experience using the tools, equipment and technology used in advanced manufacturing facilities, including FANUC robots, hydraulics and pneumatics equipment, Allen Bradley/Rockwell PLCs, automated process equipment, Snap-on Multimeters, Textronix oscilloscopes, and Starrett Precision measuring instruments. You’ll also gain real-world experience programming CNC machining centers, troubleshooting computer networks, programming and interfacing Rockwell PLCs, and interfacing digital logic circuits.

You’ll graduate prepared to earn industry-recognized certifications including Snap-on Hand Tool Safety, Snap-on Multimeter, OSHA 10, and Starrett Precision Measurement.

Students also have the opportunity to learn additional skills, connect with other students, and network with potential employers through student clubs and organizations including the Society of Women Engineers, Electronics Club, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, and the Amateur Radio Club.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Minimum 64 credits with an average of 2.0 or above.
  2. *Average of 2.0 (“C”) or above for these major courses.

For a complete list of Graduation Requirements, check the Student Handbook.

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EveningsiMET, ElkhornFA


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