Manufacturing Processes Certificate

About 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 Costs of Manufacturing Processes Certificate

(in-district) Total Amount: $6,458

Credit Hours to Complete: 45

Weeks to Complete: 48

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 $5,018 $16,637 $20,897 $20,897
Additional Costs $1,440 $1,440 $1,440 $1,440
Program Total $6,458 $18,077 $22,337 $22,337

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

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

Additional information:

Want more information on The Fast Track?

For course schedule details, call (815) 479-7831.

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Semesters to complete assumes students are taking a full-time credit load of 12 credits per semester (the minimum required for federal financial aid).

Proportion of students completing in normal time is the percentage of completers who earned the credential within the specified time of their first enrollment at the College.

Students attending part-time or changing their program of study are two common reasons why they may not complete in "normal" time.

Tuition and fees are set by the Board of Trustees. Prices for books and supplies are subject to change.

See additional information about international student costs.