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Technology - Advanced Manufacturing Baccalaureate Concentration, B.S.

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  • Prepare for a rewarding career in fast-growing industries.
  • Learn in a first-class facility that will give you hands-on experience using cutting-edge technology.
  • The National Association of Manufacturers estimates that the United States could have more than 2 million unfilled manufacturing jobs by 2030.

Students who have received an AS degree in the following programs(s) have the ability to earn a Bachelor’s in Advanced Manufacturing: PRECISION MACHINING TECHNOLOGY 8470, A.S. CAREER/TECH ADVANCED CNC MACHINING AND PROGRAMMING TECHNOLOGY 8472, A.S. CAREER/TECH .

Locations where this degree is offered:

Vincennes Campus

What can I expect during my time at VU?

  • VU’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology program offers first-class training that prepares graduates to excel in fast-growing industries.
  • The University’s instructors are true experts in their fields and readily available to help students gain the academic and practical skills they need to excel.
  • The University offers substantial academic and social support systems to help students learn and grow.
  • Small class sizes enable students to participate fully in activities and discussions and to seek out extra help when needed.
  • Affordable tuition allows students to graduate with less debt.

The Technology majors will develop enhanced skills in their area of technical expertise, research advancements in their technical specialty, utilize modern technical applications, and fabricate advanced technical projects. They will also gain skill sets in ethics, business management, professional relationships, manufacturing processes, and supervisory teamwork. Graduates of this technology degree program will find enhanced employment opportunities in career fields that utilize project control, industrial applications, technical supervision, manufacturing technologies, and other advanced technical specializations.

Admission into this baccalaureate degree program requires the prospective student to possess an A.S. degree from an accredited institution. Acceptance into this program will be granted through the approval of the Technology Baccalaureate Degree Department Chair and the Dean of Technology. There are six concentrations associated with the Baccalaureate program: Advanced Manufacturing, Industrial Development, Surveying Management, Information Technology, Career/Tech Education, and Agribusiness.

Students who have received an AS degree in the following program(s) can transition into this Baccalaureate Degree Concentration:

Precision Machining Technology 8470, A.S. Career/Tech
Advanced CNC Machining and Programming Technology 8472, A.S. Career/Tech 

What can I do with this degree?

The Advanced Manufacturing degree prepares one to enter the world of production and manufacturing industries in both hands-on production/manufacturing as well as be prepared for entry level supervisory and management positions. They work producing products in various industries: automotive, aerospace, agriculture equipment, marine equipment, mining equipment, or road-building equipment etc. They may work producing the smallest part, to large components and assemblies, to complete end user products. VU will provide the groundwork for your journey into the world of manufacturing, giving you skills and tools such as critical thinking, teamwork, problem solving, communication and collaboration.

Is this degree accredited?

Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our Accreditation and Licensure page.

Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.

Have questions?

We are happy to chat with you to answer your questions and understand your personal goals.
Please reach out to us at VUADMIT@VINU.EDU or call 812-888-4313 for more information.