Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Degree Type

60-credit Associate of Applied Science Degree

Program Code

10-623-3

Time to Degree

2 years

Start Date

August / January

How You'll Learn

On Campus

Daytime

Evening

Manufacturing engineering technology blends knowledge from multiple subject areas, such as science, math, computers and mechanical/electrical engineering to solve problems in manufacturing. Technicians assist engineering and management in the creation of new products and improvement of production processes. In this program, develop a comprehensive background in manufacturing and lean processes, automated manufacturing and modern design methods.

Deadlines To Know*

Fall 2021 Start

  • Submit application by August 2, 2021
  • Complete checklist items by August 9, 2021

Spring 2022 Start

  • Submit application by January 3, 2022
  • Complete checklist items by January 10, 2022

Summer 2021 Start

  • This program cannot be started in summer.

* Application deadlines are subject to change based on program demand.

Tuition Costs

The cost of your degree depends on a number of factors, including where you live, how your program is delivered, how long it takes to finish your program and the financial aid you receive. Explore current tuition and fees.

Additional Estimated Costs

  • Any PC with at least i7, 3.2Ghz CPU, 32GB memory, Nvidia Quadro, AMR FirePro, AMD Radeon Pro graphics card
  • Access to 11"x17" printer
  • Safety equipment (shoes/glasses): $100

How To Apply

* The promo code is not valid for refund on a previously submitted app fee.

Questions? Visit the Admissions page or contact the Office of Admissions | 262.691.5200.

 

Program Details

Questions? We'd love to help! Connect with our Outreach team by filling out our online form or by email at outreach@wctc.edu.

If you are a hands-on problem solver who enjoys working with a variety of tools and materials and making systems and processes work more efficiently, a career in manufacturing engineering technology might be right for you. Those working in this area have solid skills in STEM and an interest in improving productivity.

  • Engineering Technician
  • Process Technician
  • Quality Control Engineering Technician
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technician
  • Manufacturing Technician

$44,300 – $71,200 annually

Salary range estimates based on wages for related occupations in Waukesha County as reported by Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI). Individual wages may vary based on experience, industry, location and specific job requirements.

Check the WCTC Graduate Success Report to view our graduates’ entry wages.

As a program student, you are eligible to receive:

  • Financial aid loans
  • Scholarships
  • Other forms of assistance

Learn more about financial aid.

What Makes This Program Unique?

1

Gain insight into a broad range of manufacturing processes.

2

Earn a certificate in Lean Enterprise along the way.

3

Position yourself for a variety of jobs related to continuous improvement.

Manufacturing Engineering Technology

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Transfer Opportunities After WCTC

WCTC has credit transfer agreements with many four-year institutions that allow our degree graduates to transfer credits into a baccalaureate program, often at junior-level standing.

College Program Name Credit Awards
Marian UniversityBS Managementup to 60, 10% tuition discount
College Program Name Credit Awards
Concordia University - WisconsinAny BachelorsUp to 84
Franklin UniversityAny Bachelors DegreeJunior Standing
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Ottawa UniversityBachelor of Arts or Sciencesup to 80, and 35%+ tuition disccount for WCTC grads
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UW-Green BayOrganizational Leadership - Bachelor of Applied StudiesBlock of 60 credits
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