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Automated Manufacturing Systems (AMS)

Saturday, September 23, 2017

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Current trends in business and industry toward high-tech control systems and automated machinery provide many opportunities, including industrial electronics service, industrial controls programming, manufacturing equipment repair, machinery installation and robotics service. Job prospects also exist in related fields such as commercial equipment service, consumer electronics, sales and technical management. The AMS program is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in automated manufacturing systems technology. Courses in general electronics and industrial systems are combined with general education courses to provide students with a firm technical foundation as well as skills in communication, critical thinking and teamwork. Technical classroom theory is enhanced with practical application provided in state-of-the-art laboratories.

Programs of Study

Approximate Cost

Associate of Applied Science (62 Hours/4 Semesters)

Tuition: $11,608
Books: $3,100
Total: $14,702

Technical Certificate (38 Hours/3 Semesters)

Tuition: $7,228
Books: $1,900
Total: $9,128

Certificate of Proficiency (20 Hours/2 Semesters)

Tuition: $3,720
Books: $1,000
Total: $4,720

Career Opportunities

  • Automation Technicians
  • Manufacturing Technicians
  • Controls Technicians

Salary Expectations

Click here to find the most current average salaries for automated manufacturing technology jobs.

For more information, contact (501) 812-2818 or e-mail [email protected].