About the Manufacturing Processes Certificate

The Manufacturing Processes Certificate imparts the knowledge you need to make decisions about manufacturing practices, procedures, materials and resources. At this point, you're approximately 2/3 of the way to completing your Manufacturing Management AAS and you're probably ready to be a supervisor or mid-level manager.

As part of the Fast Track program, the manufacturing process courses are arranged in a sequence that provides optimal learning opportunities. Fast Track staff will assist you in registering for the integrated program sequence.

Note: This program requires you to have industry experience. The combination of certification and your experience makes you eligible for jobs.

Total Cost of Manufacturing Processes Certificate

(in-district) Total Amount: $7,220.00

Credit Hours to Complete: 45

Weeks to Complete: 48

Manufacturing Degree and Certificate Requirements

Manufacturing Processes Certificate Gainful Employment Disclosure Data

What makes MCC's Manufacturing Processes Certificate program better than or distinct from similar programs at other institutions?

  • McHenry County is one of the fastest-growing manufacturing sectors in the region, accounting for more than 25 percent of the county’s earnings. Currently there is high demand for management-level personnel, both within McHenry County and across the country.

In addition to the Manufacturing Processes Certificate, we offer:

What you need to know about getting your Manufacturing Processes Certificate (CIP 52.0205 )

Total Manufacturing Processes Certificate Costs
  in-district out-of-district out-of-state international
Tuition $4,950.00 $17,422.00 $21,147.00 $21,147.00
Additional Manufacturing Processes Certificate Costs $2,270.00 $2,270.00 $2,270.00 $2,270.00
Program Total $7,220.00 $19,692.00 $23,417.00 $23,417.00


What job opportunities are available to someone with a Manufacturing Processes Certificate?

Occupations that Manufacturing Processes Certificate prepares you for
Occupation and Occupational Profile Link SOC Code
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 25-1011
Computer and Information Systems Managers 11-3021
Construction Managers 11-9021
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011
Industrial Production Managers 11-3051
Logisticians 13-1081

How will MCC's Manufacturing Processes Certificate program prepare me for my career or connect me to opportunities?

By the Numbers:

  • Salary Range: $32,300–$95,200
  • Job Outlook: Projected growth is 10–19% for First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers and 3–9% for First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

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For course schedule details, call (815) 479-7831. Or, fill out our Fast Track contact form and we'll contact you.

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