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Advanced Manufacturing Technology Overview

The Advanced Manufacturing Technology Program offers students the opportunity to build a career maintaining integrated manufacturing systems found in advanced manufacturing.  The program leads students through a mechatronics approach to maintaining and troubleshooting highly automated, complex manufacturing systems that include programmable logic controllers, robots, various types of drives, sensors, photo-eyes, electrohydraulic and electro pneumatic devices.  Graduates will be able to attain a job and work as Maintenance Technicians in most manufacturing settings.

During the program, students will have the opportunity to demonstrate field experience in a related job as well as create a CAPSTONE project to demonstrate the skills they have attained.

Scholarship Opportunity 

Rhodes State has been awarded a Choose Ohio First (COF) Scholarship grant by the Ohio Department of Higher Education. The grant provides scholarships to students majoring in disciplines that significantly strengthen Ohio’s competitiveness in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and Medicine (STEMM) education and industry.

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Advanced Manufacturing Technology Highlights

  • Basic Manufacturing, Mechanical and Electrical Technology applicable to Maintenance
    • Electricity and Electronics, Mechanical Drives, Electrical Drives, Safety, Controls, Fluids, Programmable Logic Controllers, Robots
  • Specific Advance Maintenance Technology valued in Industry:
    • Preventive Maintenance, Blueprint Reading, Rigging, Welding, Machine Tools, Troubleshooting
  • During the program, student will demonstrate field experience in a related job
  • At the end of the program, student will create a CAPSTONE project to demonstrate skills:

Advanced Manufacturing Technology Plan of Study

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