Why Advanced Manufacturing Technology?
WVU Parkersburg’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology prepares graduates for careers in the manufacturing sector. Advanced manufacturing technology graduates repair, troubleshoot and maintain a variety of manufacturing equipment including commercial electrical and mechanical systems. Hands-on courses give our graduates practical experience in automation, instrumentation and process control systems, as well as basic machining skills in order to facilitate working with modern equipment.
Examples of potential career positions include:
- Multicraft Technician
- Electrical and Instrumentation Technician
- Industrial Maintenance Technician
Average wage: $15.74 – $26.15/hour.