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.
Advanced manufacturing technicians set up, test, and calibrate manufacturing machinery or equipment using any combination of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and computer technologies. They require skills in automation of manufacturing systems/mechatronics, robotics, industrial control systems, and the Internet of Things.
Graduates of this program will be prepared for careers including advanced manufacturing technician, mechanical technician, mechatronics technician, maintenance process technician, electrical service technician, quality services, and more.