Engineering, Engineering Technology, Manufacturing and Construction

Engineering, Engineering Technology, Manufacturing and Construction Curriculum at LCCC

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Engineering technologists have a wide range of careers and job positions open to them because they know how to analyze problems, and more importantly, they know how to fix problems.

Engineering technology is a profession in which knowledge of mathematics and natural sciences gained by higher education, experience, and practice is devoted primarily to the implementation and extension of existing technology for the benefit of humanity.  Engineering technology education focuses primarily on the applied aspects of science and engineering aimed at preparing graduates for practice in that portion of the technological spectrum closest to the product improvement, manufacturing, and engineering operational functions.

Career Areas to Explore

    

Alternative Energy Technology

Alternative Energy Technology - Solar Technology Major
Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6355
The Solar Technology Program encompasses a wide range of electrical, mechanical and computer skills required to compete in the emerging Alternate Energy - Solar Technology Industry. Typical job responsibilities will include design, testing, R&D, service, maintenance and installation assignments. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Alternative Energy Technology - Solar Technology
One-Year Technical Certificate
The Solar Technology One-Year Technical prepares the student for a range of analysis, installation and maintenance skills associated with the Solar Thermal industry. Typical job responsibilities will include design, testing, R&D, service, maintenance and installation assignments. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Associate of Applied Science in Alternative Energy Technology - Wind Turbine Major
The Wind Turbine Technology program encompasses a wide range of electrical, mechanical and computer skills required to compete in the emerging Alternate Energy- Wind Turbine Industry. Individuals will be prepared for a range of analysis, installation and maintenance assignments associated with the Wind Turbine industry. Typical job responsibilities will include Design, Testing, R&D, Service, Maintenance and Installation Assignments. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Alternative Energy Technology - Wind Turbine
One-Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6351
The Wind Turbine Technology, One-Year Technical Certificate encompasses a wide range of electrical, mechanical and computer skills required to compete in the emerging Alternate Energy - Wind Turbine Industry. Individuals will be prepared for a range of analysis, installation and maintenance assignments associated with the Wind Turbine industry. Typical job responsibilities will include design, testing, R&D, service, maintenance and installation assignments. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Alternative Energy Technology - Wind Turbine
Short Term Technical Certificate- Curriculum Code 6352
The Wind Turbine Technology, Short Term Technical Certificate, encompasses a wide range of electrical, mechanical and computer skills required to compete in the emerging Alternate Energy- Wind Turbine Industry. Individuals will be prepared for a range of analysis, installation and maintenance assignments associated with the Wind Turbine industry. Typical job responsibilities will include Design, Testing, R&D, Service, Maintenance and Installation Assignments. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Automation Engineering Technology

Automation Engineering Technology - Maintenance/Repair Major
Associate of Applied Science
The automation engineering technologies degree trains students to repair, troubleshoot and maintain automated equipment commonly used in industry such as robots and computer numerical control (CNC) equipment. Students become a valued member of a manufacturing team. Employment opportunities include field service representative, factory service representative, maintenance technician, automation repair technician, robotics technician or maintenance supervisor.

Automation Engineering Technology - Systems Specialist Major
Associate of Applied Science
Integration is a key word in advanced technologies: combining different automated equipment, such as robots, into coordinated systems that complete specific tasks like loading/unloading machines, sorting, inspecting, and assembling parts.  The automation engineering technologies program trains students to be systems specialists.  Concentration of abilities for installing and operating robots and other industrial material handling and processing technologies, as well as engineer and program equipment for systems integration.  A graduate may go on to become a systems design technician, factory sales/service representative, applications engineer, installation supervisor, systems integrator or production supervisor.

 Automation Engineering Technology - Maintenance Technicial
Short-Term Technical Certificate- Curriculum Code 6181
This Automation Engineering Technologies Short-Term Certificate will train students to become maintenance technicians. This certificate offers the broad-based skills and hands-on experience needed to start in a career maintaining high technology systems that utilize automated control of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Learn how to program, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain the automated systems that are used in a variety of fields. This certificate can be applied towards the Automation Engineering Technology Systems Specialist Associates degree. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Bachelor of Science in Automated Manufacturing Engineering Technology
From the University of Akron through LCCC's University Partnership
Many manufacturing companies in Ohio and nationwide are providing career opportunities for highly trained professionals in the field of production supervision and management, quality assurance, production control, manufacturing, and plant engineering -- all positions filled by graduates of The University of Akron's Bachelor of Science in Automated Manufacturing Engineering Technology program. Companies want and need technically qualified people to help them compete at the highest possible levels of quality and productivity in today's extremely competitive world marketplace.

Computer and Information Technology

Computer Engineering Technology - Business Forensics Investigations Major
Associate of Applied Science
The Business Forensics Investigations major provides graduates with the skills necessary to understand and determine if fraud or certain other white collar crime is present in the workplace. Certification as a Fraud Examiner or as a Certified Forensic Accountant will require a Bachelor degree. Students are given comprehensive information and training in digital forensics and data recovery tools, evidence collection, proper criminal investigation practices, evidence and report preparation for litigation. This program is designed to meet the needs of new students as well as individuals already employed as criminal justice officers or persons who are preparing themselves for full or part-time employment in investigating white collar crime. This major brings together three professional areas: Accounting, digital forensics and criminal justice.

Computer Engineering Technology - Business Forensics Investigation
One-Year Technical Certificate

The Business Forensics Investigations One-Year Technical Certificate provides current criminal justice professionals and others with basic skills used for investigations of fraud and other white collar crimes. This certificate brings together three professional areas: Accounting, digital forensics and criminal justice. Students are trained in digital forensics and data recovery tools, evidence collection, proper criminal investigation practices, evidence and report preparation for litigation. Coursework listed below can be used to satisfy the requirements of the Associate of Applied Science in Computer Engineering Technology - Forensics Accounting Investigations Major. Certification as a Fraud Examiner or as a Certified Forensic Accountant will require a bachelor's degree.

Computer Engineering Technology- Computer and Digital Forensics Major
Associate of Applied Science 
This program provides graduates with the skills necessary to enter careers in computer technology and digital forensics, and in the design, application, installation, operation, and maintenance of computer, networks, and other digital devices and associated equipment. Along with a general electronics background, students are given comprehensive information and training in digital forensics and data recovery tools and practices through this extensive, hands-on oriented curriculum.  Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Computer and Digital Forensics
One-Year Technical Certificate
The Computer Engineering Technology - Computer and Digital Forensics  One-Year Technical Certificate provides graduates with the skills necessary to enter careers in computer technology and digital forensics, and in the design, application, installation, operation, and maintenance of computers, networks, and other digital devices and associated equipment. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Digital Forensics for Law Enforcement
One-Year Technical Certificate
This Digital Forensics for Law Enforcement certificate provides graduates the the skills necessary to enter careers that require knowledge and proper criminal investigative practices in digital forensics of computers, networks, digital devices, cyberspace, and associated equipment. Students are given comprehensive information and training in digital forensics and data recovery tools, practices, and proper criminal investigation practices. Typical job titles: Computer/Digital Forensics Examiner, Computer Systems Specialist, and Cybercrime Specialist. This program is designed to meet the needs of new students as well as individuals already employed as criminal justice officers or persons who are preparing themselves for full or part-time employment in a local police agency.

Computer Engineering Technology - Computer Applications Integration Specialist
Associate of Applied Science

The Computer Engineering Technology - Computer Applications Integration Specialist major provides graduates with the skills necessary to design and implement software and hardware interfaces and networking of equipment with computers, computing devices and communication systems for a variety of industrial sectors including health care, law enforcement, manufacturing, logistics/transportation and other sectors. Graduates will be proficient in the design, application, installation, operations, and maintenance of computer, networks, and other digital devices and associated equipment.

Computer Applications Integration Specialist
One-Year Technical Certificate 
The Computer Engineering Technology - Computing Applications Specialist certificate provides graduates with the skills necessary to design and implement software and hardware interfaces and networking of equipment with computers, computing devices and communication systems for a variety of industrial sectors including health care, law enforcement, manufacturing, logistics/transportation and other sectors.

Computer Games and Simulation Design
Associate of Applied Science
This program is designed to prepare individuals for transfer or employment in a variety of positions including game/simulation designer, programmer or developer. The focus of the program is development of multidisciplinary skills necessary for a career in game and simulation design with emphasis on creation of real games. 

Computer Information Systems - Mobile Device Application Development
Associate of Applied Business
The Mobile Device Application Development major prepares students to design and develop applications for the mobile device market. Students learn to write applications for modern mobile platforms including the iPhone/iPad and Android (phone and tablet) devices. Students also learn to write web-based applications specifically targeted at mobile devices. Additional topics including database design, computer networking, and systems design complement the focus on mobile computing to provide the student with a well-rounded information technology education.

Computer Information Systems - Mobile Device Application Development
One-Year Technical Certificate
The One-Year Technical Certificate in Mobile Device Application Development prepares students to design and develop applications for modern mobile computing platforms including the iPhone/iPad and Android phones and tablets.  Students also learn to write web-based applications specifically targeted at mobile devices.  The technical courses are complemented by general education courses in composition, communications, and mathematics.  The credits earned for this certificate may be applied to an Associate of Applied Business degree in Mobile Device Application Development.

Computer Information Systems - Mobile Device Application Development
Short-Term Technical Certificate
The short-term technical certificate in Mobile Device Application Development prepares students to design and develop applications for modern mobile computing platforms including the iPhone/iPad and Android phones and tablets. Students also learn to write web-based applications specifically targeted at mobile devices. A course in entrepreneurship is included to promote the entrepreneurial aspect of mobile application development. The credits earned for this certificate may be applied to an Associate of Applied Business degree in Mobile Device Application Development.

This certificate is designed for those with previous professional software development experience (including web design) or those with an existing AAB or BS degree that includes significant coursework in programming (Java, C#, or C++) and web design. The prerequisite courses for the courses in this certificate are met by those students already holding an AAB degree in Software Development or Web Development from Lorain County Community College. All other students will be required to fulfill the prerequisite requirements by either taking the prerequisite courses or by requesting prerequisite waivers for the missing courses and providing evidence of past education or experience to satisfy those prerequisites.

Computer Information Systems - Software Development
Associate of Applied Business
The software development major prepares students for programming on computer platforms from microcomputers to mainframes. Students will learn to design and develop software using the procedural and object-oriented languages most commonly used in business. Additional topics covered include database design and development and an introduction to networking.

Computer Information Systems - Network Communications Technology
Associate of Applied Business
This program prepares students to design, install, configure, test, and support business networks. Primary focus will be on network servers, network operating systems, network services, client workstations in an integrated and converged services environment. Students will learn a strong set of technical skills coupled with business and communication skills so they can understand the needs of a business and apply their IT skills to give a business a competitive IT advantage. Attention is given to designing networks, whose components function seamlessly together and where the infrastructure is transparent, secure, and integrated into the organization so that the network enables the sharing of information, ideas, and resources between clusters of people. Additionally, students have the opportunity to take a wide range of IT courses providing more background in security, infrastructure, programming, and web design.

Computer Information Systems - Information Systems Support 
One-Year Technical Certificate
To help businesses succeed and empower their personnel in a technology-rich work environment, highly skilled employees are needed to provide support to the non-technical workforce. This certificate is designed to provide the breadth of technical and user application focus to enable the graduate to provide such support. Upon successful completion the student will have developed the skills necessary to support the non-technical users' workspace including software, networking, small scale application development needs and basic hardware.

Computer Information Systems - Business IT Fundamentals
Short-Term Training Certificate
The Short-Term Technical Certificate IT Funamentals prepares the certificate holder with the foundation of core IT basic knowledge and skills required to pursue additional education in various IT fields.

Computer Information Systems - Information Security for Business 
Short-Term Training Certificate
The Short-Term Technical Certificate of Information Security for Business provides the certificate holder a foundation in information security concepts starting with understanding risk concepts and addressing them through organizational elements and technology. A broad understanding of information security concerns such as: business continuity planning. policy development, IT security concepts, technology solutions, physical security issues, legal compliance topics, investigative techniques and accounting principles focused on the detection of fraud. This certificate is designed for the Business major who does not have extensive hands-on technology background, but has experience in a managerial or other senior-level position and needs an understanding of Information Security issues and processes. 

Computer Information Systems - Healthcare Information Networking 
Short-Term Training Certificate
The Short-Term Technical Certificate in Healthcare Information Networking provides the certificate holder a foundation in networking concepts, hands on skills in design, configuration and troubleshooting. The organizational structure of Healthcare together with the legal and security requirements are the focus for students who complete this certificate.

Computer Information Systems - Network Administration 
Short-Term Training Certificate
The Short-Term Technical Certificate Network Administration provides the certificate holder a foundation in server administration in a Windows server environment. Areas of knowledge covered include but are not limited to: network infrastructure, active directory, server virtualization, server security, fault tolerance, video conferencing, data management and security storage networks. Students will install, configure and maintain file servers, application servers, web servers, e-mail servers, DNS servers and DHCP servers in an integrated and virtualized environment. Certificate is enhanced with exposure to Linus based servers.

Computer Information Systems - Network Security Foundations
Short-Term Training Certificate
 
The Short-Term Technical Certificate Network Security Foundations provides the certificate holder knowledge in the broad range of skills and knowledge in network security. The completion of this certificate demonstrates knowledge of policy development, best practices, risk assessment, application of tools and known exploits. Students who complete this certificate are well prepared to pursue any number of industry recognized certifications in IT Security.

Computer Information Systems - Network Infrastructure Technologies/ CCNA
Short-Term Training Certificate
The Short-Term Technical Certificate Network Infrastructure Technologies provides the certificate holder a foundation in the support and implementation of data communication networks. The certificate demonstrates that the student has developed an understanding and hands-on competence in local area wireless and wide-area network technologies which are deployed throughout the diversity of organizations. Students who have completed the certificate can apply network implementation and troubleshooting skills to converged networks that support voice, video and data while adhering to fundamental security guidelines. Successful completion of the certificate will prepare students to take the Cisco CCNA exam.

Computer Information Systems - Software Development Fundamentals 
Short-Term Training Certificate
The Short-Term Technical Certificate Software Development Fundamentals represents the successful completion of select computer programming courses that prepare the student to develop business computer applications. Emphasis is placed on the very popular Microsoft.NET and JAVA development technologies. Completion of this certificate prepares the student for entry-level software development positions or for further study leading to an Associate's degree in Software Development or Web Development. It is also especially well suited for those individuals with experience in one or more of the "legacy" technology who wish to upgrade their skills.

A+ Certification
A+ certification is a widely accepted certification that demonstrates expert knowledge of hardware technologies. This is an excellent certification for anyone looking to enter into the world of information technology. A+ certification requires you to demonstrate knowledge of installing, configuring, upgrading, troubleshooting and repairing desktop systems.  The LCCC A+ certification requires completion of only two courses, and credits can apply toward LCCC's Computer Maintenance and Networking Certificate of Completion, Certificate of Proficiency and Associate's Degree programs.

This program may be completed on campus or online.
  

Electronic Engineering Technology - Computer Maintenance and Networking
Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6312
The computer maintenance and networking program provides a solid foundation in the principles of electronics, with an emphasis on the installation, maintenance, and repair of computer systems, networks, and associated equipment.  Along with a broad, general electronics background, students are given comprehensive information and training in computer system structure, peripheral device operation, installation procedures, and troubleshooting practices through this extensive, hands-on oriented curriculum.  Typical job titles include computer systems specialist, computer maintenance technician, field service representative, installation technician, field engineer, systems integrator and applications specialist.

Electronic Engineering Technologies - Computer Maintenance and Networking
One-Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6450
This program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and practical skills to install, upgrade, and maintain personal computer systems and networks.

Electronic Engineering Technology - Computer Maintenance and Networking
Short-Term Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6003
The Computer Maintenance and Networking (CMNW) Short Term Technical Certificate is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and practical skills necessary for entry-level employment in the areas of installation, upgrading and maintaining personal computer systems and networks.

Web Development Technology Major
Associate of Applied Business
The Web Development Technology major prepares students for development, administration and support positions in the emerging digital economy. Students learn to design and develop Internet applications in a client/server environment. Additional topics covered include integrating Internet and enterprise-wide databases, middleware issues, building robust Internet applications, and designing dynamic web portals. A variety of elective courses are available to augment the program.

Computer Information Systems - Web Design Fundamentals
Short-Term Technical Certificate
The Short-Term Technical Certificate Web Design Fundamentals represents the successful completion of select web development courses that prepare the student to develop simple web sites. The topics in the coursework include: HTML, XHTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript, Server Side Scripting Languages (PHP, ASP.NET or equivalent), Web 2.0 technologies - such as AJAX Basic Programming Logic, Basic Web Design Principles, Basic Flash Animation, Basic Image Editing, Basic Audio Editing and Basic Video Editing. Completion of this certificate prepares the student for entry-level web design positions or for further study leading to an Associate's degree in Web Development. It is also especially well suited for those individuals with professional experience and/or a degree, especially IT related, that may want to upgrade their skills to include Web Design.

Computer Information Systems - Web Programming Fundamentals
Short-Term Technical Certificate
The Short-Term Technical Certificate Web Programming Fundamentals represents the successful completion of select web development courses that prepare the student to develop web sites, including Database Driven Websites. The topics in the coursework include: HTML, XHTML, CSS, XML, JavaScripts, Server Side Scripting Languages (PHP, ASP.NET or equivalent), Database Design, SQL, creation of Database Driven Websites, Web 2.0 technologies - such as AJAX, Basic Programming Logic, Basic Web Design Principles, Basic Flash Animation, Basic Image Editing, Basic Audio Editing and Basic Video Editing. Completion of this certificate prepares the student for entry-level web design positions or for further study leading to an Associate's degree in Web Development. It is also especially well suited for those individuals with professional experience and/or a degree, especially IT related, that may want to upgrade their skills to include Web Design

Computer Science and Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering  
From the University of Toledo through LCCC's University Partnership

The Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is an interdisciplinary field, which deals with the design, construction, operation, and maintenance of computing hardware and software.  In this program, students explore the interaction between modern computer science and related technologies that have evolved the mathematical and design principles of engineering into the development of modern computing system.

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  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering Technology  
    From the University of Toledo through LCCC's University Partnership

    The program in Computer Science and Engineering Technology (CSET) includes hardware and software aspects of both computer design and computer applications.  Computer design emphasizes the structure of computers and requires expertise in computational applications, digital design, microcomputer systems and computer architectures.  Computer applications emphasizes the use of computer software in engineering technology and requires both low-level and high-level programming techniques, the use of mathematical algorithms, and a general knowledge of computer operating systems.  The CSET program provides students with an in-depth understanding of computer hardware and software at the machine and system level.

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  • Construction

    Construction Technology - Construction Engineering Major
    Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6170
    The Construction Engineering Major is designed to provide students with the knowledge, cognitive skills and hands-on experience necessary for the competent performance in an entry-level construction position. Employment opportunities exist in a variety of residential and commercial construction companies. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership. 

    Construction Technology - Construction Management Major
    Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6171
    The Construction Management Major is designed to provide students with the knowledge, cognitive skills and hands-on skills necessary for the competent performance in an entry-level construction management position. Employment opportunities exist in a variety of residential and commercial construction companies. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

    Construction Technology - Residential Building and Renovation
    One Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6176
    The Residential Building & Renovation One Year Technical Certificate is designed to provide students with the knowledge, cognitive skills and hands-on skills necessary to perform in an entry-level construction position. Employment opportunities exist in a variety of residential construction companies. Every course in the One Year Technical Certificate program can be applied to the two year Associate of Applied Science degree in Construction Technology. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

    Construction Technology - Construction and Renovation Tradesman
    Short Term Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6175
    The Construction and Renovation Tradesman Short Term Technical Certificate is designed to provide students with the knowledge, cognitive skills and hands-on skills necessary to perform in an entry-level construction position. Employment opportunities exist in a variety of residential construction companies. Every course in the Short Term Technical Certificate program can be applied to the two year Associate of Applied Science degree in Construction Technology. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

    Electric Power Utility/Electronic Engineering

    Electric Power Utility Technology - Overhead Line Technology
    Associate of Applied Science
    The Electric Power Utility Technology program is structured to provide a student with an application-oriented electrical background, extensive hands-on laboratory experience, and the use of standard and specialized test equipment. The relevant knowledge, the skills that the electric power utility industry needs today and the competencies that are integrated into the curriculum are intended to prepare the graduate to be job-ready in the electric power utility workplace at the end of two years, and able to enter into a rewarding career in that field. Students are selected for this program by First Energy after passing a technical evaluation, LCCC placement testing, a background check, a physical capabilities assessment, and a climbing course. Once selected, students will have tuition, fees, books, and protective clothing provided by First Energy. Graduates are required to work for First Energy for at least three years. The entry job title is Line Worker Technician. 

    Electric Power Utility Technology - Substation Technology Major
    Associate of Applied Science
    The Electric Power Utility Technology program is structured to provide a student with an application-oriented electrical background, and an extensive hands-on laboratory experience that includes the use of standard and specialized test equipment. The curriculum integrates the relevant knowledge, skills, and competencies that the electric power utility industry needs today, and prepares the graduates to be job-ready in the electric power utility workplace at the ends of two academic years. Students are selected for this program by First Energy after passing a technical evaluation, LCCC placement testing, a background check, and a physical capabilities assessment. Once selected, students will have tuition, fees, books, and protective clothing provided by First Energy. Graduates are required to work for First Energy for at least three years. The entry job title is Substation Technician.

    Electronic Engineering Technology  - Applied Electronics Major
    Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6310 
    The applied electronics major is structured to provide a student with an application-oriented, electronic/electrical background, extensive hands-on laboratory experience, and the use of standard and specialized test equipment.  The relevant knowledge, the skills that industry needs today, and the competencies that are integrated into the curriculum are intended to prepare the graduate to be job-ready in the high-tech workplace at the end of two years, and enter into a rewarding career in one of the electronics fields. 

    Typical job titles include engineering assistant, electronic test technician, instrumentation technician, field service representative, communication specialist and sales engineer.

    Electronic Engineering Technology - Applied Electronics
    One-Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6309
     
    The One Year Technical Certificate in Electronic Engineering Technology is structured to provide a student with an application-oriented, electronic/electrical background, hands-on laboratory experience, and the use of standard and specialized test equipment. The relevant knowledge, the skills that industry needs today, and the competencies that are integrated into the curriculum are intended to prepare the graduate for an entry level position or an internship in the field of electronics. Every course in the One Year Technical Certificate program can be applied to the two year Associate of Applied Science degree in Electronic Engineering Technology - Applied Electronics Major.

    Engineering Management

    Master of Science in Engineering (Engineering Management)
    From the Ohio University through LCCC's University Partnership
    This program is designed for, but not limited to, individuals holding undergraduate degrees in engineering, chemistry, physics or other technical degrees.  You will develop the appropriate skills for the management of technology-based companies.  The program includes courses emphasizing the skills required of technology managers including coursework in information technology, supply chain management, finance, and statistics.  Typically, two courses will be offered each quarter until completion.  Classes are held on one evening per week and Saturday mornings, utilizing a compressed video system, which is a live talkback system.

    Manufacturing Engineering Technologies

    Manufacturing Engineering Technologies - Computer Aided Machining Major
    Associate of Applied Science
    The Computer Aided Machining Major prepares the student with the knowledge, skills and hands-on experience needed to program, set-up and operate Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) machines, specifically the Machining and Turning Center.

    Manufacturing Engineering Technologies - Computer Aided Machining Operator
    One-Year Technical Certificate
    The Computer Aided Machining (CAM) operator program is designed to provide students with knowledge, skills and competencies in programming, set-up and operating CNC machines, in a manufacturing setting.

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  • Manufacturing Engineering Technologies - Computer-Aided Machining/ Manufacturing Processes
    Short-Term Technical Certificate
    Computer Aided Machining/Manufacturing Processes (CAM) Certificate of Completion is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and practical skills necessary for entry-level employment in the manufacturing processes/computer numerical control field.

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  • Manufacturing Engineering Technologies - Mechanical Design Major
    Associate of Applied Science
    The mechanical design program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and cognitive skills necessary for the competent performance as an entry-level mechanical drafter/designer or computer aided design operator.  Employment opportunities exist in a variety of manufacturing companies such as automotive, steel, plastics and others.

    Manufacturing Engineering Technologies - Computer Aided Design Operator
    One-Year Technical Certificate
    The Computer Aided Design (CAD) operator certificate program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and cognitive skills necessary for the competent performance as an entry-level CAD operator.  Employment opportunities exist in a variety of manufacturing companies, such as automotive, steel, plastics and others.

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  • Manufacturing Engineering Technologies - Computer Aided Design
    Short-Term Technical Certificate
    The Computer Aided Design (CAD) certificate of completion recognizes the student who has completed a core group of CAD and CAD-related courses.  This collection of courses will provide the student with specialized knowledge and skills to be prepared for entry-level employment in a variety of industries that utilize CAD.  Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

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    Mechatronics Technology

     

    Mechatronics Technology: Micro-Electromechanical Systems
    Associate of Applied Science

    The Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) Major is structured to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to work as an entry-level technician. Training is provided in the fundmanetal concepts of micro-electromechnical systems and how these devices are designed and fabricated. The student will learn and apply principles in actual cleanroom activities. The program will utilize state-of-the-art laboratory facilities containing equipment for testing, troubleshooting, calibrating, analyzing and designing electronic and MEMS systems.

     

    Mechatronics Technology: Micro Electromechanical Systems (MEMS)
    One-Year Technical Certificate
    The Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) One-Year Technical Certificate is structured to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to work as an entry-level technician. Training is provided in the fundmanetal concepts of micro-electromechanical systems and how these devices are designed and fabricated. The student will learn and apply principles in actual cleanroom activities. The program will utilize state-of-the-art laboratory facilities containing equipment for testing, troubleshooting, calibrating, analyzing and designing electronic and MEMS systems. 

    Mechatronics Technology: Micro Electromechanical Systems (MEMS)
    Short-Term Training Certificate
    The Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) Short-Term Technical Certificate is structured to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to work as an entry-level technician. Training is provided in the fundamental concepts of micro-electromechnical systems and how these devices are designed the fabricated. The student will learn and apply principles in actual cleanroom activities. The program will utilize state-of-the-art laboratory facilities containing equipment for testing, troubleshooting, calibrating, analyzing and designing electronic and MEMS systems. 

    Welding Technology

    Welding Technology - Associate of Applied Science
    The welding technology program is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary for the competent performance as a welding technician.  The welding technician is the liaison between the welding engineer and the welder.  The program is based on the occupational analyses and needs of the maintenance and fabrication welding industries.  Employment opportunities exist in a variety of industries such as steel, construction, fabrication, pipelines, and others.  Students who excel in the program may be qualified to take certain welding certification tests.

    Welding Operator - One-Year Technical Certificate
    The Welding Technology Program is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary for the competent performance as a entry level welding technician. The welding technician is the liaison between the welding engineer and the welder. The program is based on the occupational analyses and needs of the maintenance and fabrication welding industries.

    Welding Technology - Short-Term Technical Certificate
    The Welding Short-Term Technical Certificate recognizes the student who has completed a core group of welding courses. This collection of courses will provide the student with specialized knowledge and skills to be prepared for entry-level employment in a variety of industries that utilize welding.

     

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