Quality and Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Program Number: 10-623-8
School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Fond du Lac, some courses available at the West Bend campus.
This program is eligible for financial aid

The Quality and Advanced Manufacturing Technology degree will prepare you to work with automated systems in order to improve efficiencies and quality in a manufacturing environment.

About the Program

Today’s high-tech manufacturers are using Smart Technologies and Automation to revolutionize their processes and need a highly skilled workforce trained in manufacturing processes, quality planning, data collection, data analysis, and the ability to integrate all of these functions.

What You'll Learn

The Quality and Advanced Manufacturing Technology program utilizes high-tech labs to expose you to the latest technologies used in manufacturing, preparing you to adapt to change in an ever-changing environment. Applications in problem solving, teamwork, and automated manufacturing technologies are emphasized.

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Approximate Costs
  • $ per credit (resident)
  • $ per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
Program Outcomes
  • Develop manufacturing processes for a product or process
  • Solve manufacturing problems
  • Apply lean manufacturing principles
  • Develop a quality control plan
  • Design a product or prototype
  • Program automated machines
  • Complete a project within a cross-functional team
Career Opportunities
  • Continuous Improvement Technician
  • Quality Assurance Technician
  • Process Engineering Technician
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technician
  • CNC Programmer
  • Robotics and Material-Handling Technician
  • Industrial Engineering Technician
Admission Process

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    Transfer Opportunities
    1. Transfer in prior college work or get a free transcript review. Start here.
    2. Transfer a Moraine Park degree to earn a bachelor’s – learn more.
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    Semester 1
    103-159Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
    623-110Technical Print Reading2
    623-162Manufacturing Processes3
    664-110Introduction to Mechatronics2
    801-136English Composition 13
    804-195College Algebra With Applications3
    890-101College 1012
    Total 16
    Semester 2
    617-114CAD 3-D, SolidWorks3
    623-191Basic Metrology2
    628-136Statistical Process Control3
    664-100Introduction to Industrial Control Systems2
    801-1xxCommunication Course3
    809-1xxSocial Science Course3
    Total 16
    Semester 3
    623-111Integrated Manufacturing Planning-Manufacturing Technology2
    623-118Gage Calibration and Testing3
     - OR - 
    628-122Basic CNC Programming and Operation3
    623-166Lean Process and Quality Planning3
    623-196Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing3
    664-105Introduction to Industrial Robotics2
    806-143College Physics 13
    Total 16
    Semester 4
    623-106Quality Tools3
     - OR - 
    628-132Advanced CNC Programming and Operation3
    623-112Integrated Manufacturing Production-Manufacturing Technology2
    623-134Basic CMM Programming and Operation3
     - OR - 
    628-142Computer-Aided Manufacturing3
    623-168ISO 9001 and Auditing2
     - OR - 
    664-115Robotics and Vision Systems2
    664-120Introduction to Industrial Internet of Things2
    809-1xxBehavioral Science Course3
    Total 15
    Total Credits63