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Lean Manufacturing CCC

Lean Manufacturing Overview (6554)

Type of Award

CCC - College Credit Certificate

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/career-pathways/pathway-stem/default.aspx

Program Description

The Lean Manufacturing College Credit Certificate program is designed for the student who is seeking entry into the field of engineering technology, with a focus on the manufacturing process, quality assurance, lean manufacturing and Six Sigma. It is also designed for employees in this field who seek further education and career advancement.

Admission Requirements

Completion Requirements

Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length

12 credit hours. The program can be completed in two semesters (32 weeks)

Location

This program is offered at the Palm Beach Gardens campus.

For More Information

Dr. Becky Mercer, Associate Dean, mercerb@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 207-5416

Eva Suarez, Department Chair, suareze@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 207-5727

Employment Opportunities

Upon completion of this program, students may seek employment in entry-level positions in advanced manufacturing. Job titles include technician in engineering technology, manufacturing technician, quality technician, engineering assistant, and technologist. For the best opportunities, students are encouraged to complete the A.S. degree program in Engineering Technology.

Career Path Notes

Courses from this program transfer to the Engineering Technology - Advanced Manufacturing Associate in Science degree program at Palm Beach State College. For more information, consult the program webpage, catalog page or program personnel.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Required Courses (Credits: 9)

ETI2110Introduction to Quality Assurance (AS)

3 Credits

ETS2352CMaterials and Manufacturing Processes (AS)

3 Credits

ETI2622CConcepts of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma (AS)

3 Credits

Elective Courses - Choose one course from below (Credits: 3):

ETG2140CStatistics for Engineering (AS)

3 Credits

ETD2941Engineering Technology Internship (AS)

3 Credits

ETI2644Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain (AS)

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 12

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Credits: 6)

ETS2352CMaterials and Manufacturing Processes (AS)

3 Credits

ETI2110Introduction to Quality Assurance (AS)

3 Credits

Term Two - Spring (Year One) (Credits: 6)

ETI2622CConcepts of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma (AS)

3 Credits

Select an elective (3 credits) from

ETG2140CStatistics for Engineering (AS)

3 Credits

ETD2941Engineering Technology Internship (AS)

3 Credits

ETI2644Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain (AS)

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 12