Advanced manufacturing uses information, automation, sensing, and networking, and/or cutting edge materials and emerging capabilities enabled by the physical and biological sciences, for example nanotechnology, chemistry, and biology. This involves both new ways to manufacture existing products, and especially the manufacture of new products emerging from new advanced technologies. Learn the foundations of advanced manufacturing processes and specific manufacturing skills for entry into this growing field. The twelve-unit specialization in Electronics System Technology prepares the graduate for careers supporting factory automation, robotics, and electronic maintenance. The twelve-unit specialization in Machine Tool Technology prepares the graduate for careers in industrial maintenance and machine tool maintenance. Advanced Manufacturing technicians are in demand in automation/robotics, automated machining, welding, and emerging manufacturing technologies.
About Chabot College
Chabot College is a public comprehensive community college that prepares students to succeed in their education, progress in the workplace, and engage in the civic and cultural life of the community. Our students contribute to the intellectual, cultural, physical, and economic vitality of the region. The college responds to the educational and workforce development needs of our regional population and economy. As a leader in higher education, we promote excellence and equity in our academic and student support services. We are dedicated to student learning inside and outside the classroom to support students' achievement of their educational goals.