Engineering Technology

Advanced Manufacturing

You will graduate with the knowledge and high-level technical skills required to be a vital, contributing member of an engineering team - providing assistance throughout the entire design, development and manufacturing process. You'll develop the tools needed to effectively collaborate with engineers and machinists as well as develop hands-on skills in robotics, 3-D printing, coding, operation of industrial equipment and much more. From concept to completion you'll have the knowledge needed to; analyze and design production systems, understand the manufacturing processes and systems, implement quality control systems, the process of continuous improvement and how to apply Lean principles.

This multidisciplinary program prepares you for a growing, globally in-demand engineering career. If you enjoy working with your hands, solving problems, are inquisitive and math or mechanically minded you will be a perfect fit for this program. Engineering Technology students cross-train on select skills through Industrial Maintenance Technician program coursework.

Award: Associate of Applied Science
Credits: 81
Locations: Peosta
Entry: Fall

Paying for the Program


Out-of-State Tuition & Fees: $20,505*
Program Supplies: $1,005 - 2,705

There are many options available for tuition savings. Contact the Admissions or Financial Aid office for more information.

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  2. Complete ACCUPLACER® reading and writing assessment and ALEKS® math assessment for course placement. Assessments may be waived based on previous college coursework or submission of valid ACT®, or SAT® test scores. Reading and writing scores are valid for three years, and math scores are valid for two years.
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The Engineering Technology program maintains formal articulation agreements with the institutions listed below. Students are encouraged to speak with their transfer college or university to verify that their planned courses at NICC will meet necessary requirements. Learn more about .

Lisa Digman
Engineering Technology Instructor

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  • Phone: 844.642.2338, ext. 2170
  • Location: Peosta