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Automated Manufacturing Engineering Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (ARWU) Akron, OH, United States
The application-oriented Automated Manufacturing Engineering Technology program of The University of Akron provides the solid technical foundation necessary to work in computer-based manufacturing environments.
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Overview

The Automated Manufacturing Engineering Technology program of The University of Akron prepares you for technical, supervisory and management positions. Core curriculum combines business courses with materials processing and automation.

Graduates of the Automated Manufacturing Engineering Technology degree will possess knowledge in robotics, computer integrated manufacturing, computer numerical control, manufacturing processes, manufacturing operations management, and quality control techniques to enter technician level careers in process and system design, manufacturing operations, maintenance, and technical sales or service.

Our Faculty

  • are innovative and interactive
  • use multimedia technology to compliment hands-on instructional approach

Real-world Experience

Gain practical professional experience through UA's optional cooperative education program or an internship. Participation gives you firsthand, on-the-job training in the field of your choice. Through co-op, you’ll alternate semesters of work and school while earning a competitive salary. 

Degrees and Preparation

A Bachelor of Science in Automated Manufacturing Engineering Technology paves the way to careers in such diverse areas as:

  • manufacturing and industrial engineering
  • computer-aided drafting
  • purchasing
  • production estimating
  • quality assurance
  • plant facilities and design
  • profit/cost analysis and control
  • production supervision
  • robotics
  • computer-based control system
  • technical sales

Career Outlook

Advanced technologies, coupled with the need to update and improve manufacturing facilities and product design, should fuel the demand for professionals in computer-aided manufacturing.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technical Calculus
  • CNC Programming
  • Survey of Electronics
  • 3-D Modeling & Design
  • Introductory Chemistry
  • Computer Control of Automated Systems

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    48

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General Requirements

  • Online Application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Official Secondary School Transcripts
  • Official Proof of English Proficiency
  • Official SAT/ACT (Optional, required only for scholarships and direct admission)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    11635 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11635 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Akron

  • 890 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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