Advanced Manufacturing Technology

The Advanced Manufacturing Technology program is the first in the State of Texas to earn NIMS accreditation.

The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) is the nation's only ANSI accredited developer of precision manufacturing skill standards and competency assessments. NIMS certifies an individual skills against standards and accredits programs that meet its quality requirements. NIMS stakeholders represent over 6,000 American companies.

The Precision Manufacturing Certificate program, provides an environment to develop technical skills that are highly marketable to the area's industries. Most of the courses are set up to stimulate actual working environments.

Technical coursework begins in the first semester in order to develop a common skill base for the program. During this first semester the student will learn how to use computers to read and use industrial prints, and gain technical skills.

Fast Start Precision Manufacturing Requirements

  • At least one year of industry experience and Participating students will need to complete at least three National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS) credentials in order to complete the program.

Degree Plans Faculty Staff Resources

Faculty
Name E-mail Phone Location
Alberto Farias afarias_7829 956-872-6200 Tech E-1.714
Arthur F Barber abarber 956-872-6142 Tech E-1.717
Edgar Alejandro Turrubiates eturrub1 956-872-6325 Tech E-1.707
Enrique Camarillo ecamarillo_2655 956-872-6224 Tech E-1.716
Erika Guerra eleija_0085 956-872-6295 Tech E-1.715
Ernesto Avila eavila_8244 956-872-6224 Tech E-1.716
Esmeralda Adame eadame 956-872-6107 Tech E-1.719
Gary Rhea grhea 956-872-6163 Tech E-1.711
Ivan Garcia igarci79 956-872-2744 Tech E-1.712
Jose Molina jmolina 956-872-2723 Tech E-1.713
Mario Armando Olivera molivera 956-872-6304 Tech E-1.709

For faculty not listed, please contact the department.

Staff
Name E-mail Phone Location
Chelsea Arredondo (Faculty Secretary) carredondo_8964
956-872-6258 Tech E-1.701
Antonio Delgado (Lab Assistant) adelgado 956-872-6110 Tech E-1.718