Industrial Technology Programs

Automotive Technology

The Automotive Technology program is comprised of a 30-credit Certificate, a 62-credit Diploma and a 72-credit Associate in Applied Science Degree.
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Gunsmithing and Firearms Technology

The Gunsmithing and Firearms Technology program includes a 16-credit Firearms Technician Skills Certificate, an additional 16-credit Gunsmithing and Firearms Technician Apprentice Certificate, and a Gunsmithing and Firearms Technician Journeymen Diploma at an additional 36 credits.
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Robotics/Automation

The Robotics/Automation program is designed to prepare students for working with today’s advanced industrial, medical, and mobile robotics systems; students will be engaged in exciting, hands-on projects and will learn how robots operate and interact with their environment and other support-technologies.
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Advanced Manufacturing Technology -- Robotics Emphasis

PTC’s advanced manufacturing technology program with an emphasis in robotics trains future leaders of robotics and intelligent automation enterprises in the principles and practices of robotics and automation science and engineering.
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Plastics Technology

Plastics Technicians are needed for the demands of the rapidly growing plastics industry; these demands include the operation of processing equipment and the transforming of polymers, otherwise known as plastics, into useable products. PTC’s plastics technology program offers extensive, hands-on, laboratory experience using state-of-the-art, industrial scale molding machines equipped with computers and robotic arms.
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Advanced Manufacturing Technology -- Computer Controlled Manufacturing Emphasis

The Advanced Manufacturing Technology - Computer Controlled Precision Manufacturing Emphasis program includes a 28-credit Certificate, a 45-credit Diploma, and a 60-credit Associate in Applied Science Degree.
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Advanced Manufacturing Technology -- Prototyping Reverse Engineering

The Advanced Manufacturing Technology -- Prototyping Reverse Engineering program is a 16-credit Certificate. Completion of the Computer Controlled Precision Machining Diploma or instructor-validated industry experience is necessary prior to enrolling in this program.
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360 Degrees at PTC

Called 360°, a special collaboration of several MnSCU institutions are offering four unique, distance-learning certificates including Production Technologies, Machine Technologies, Automation Technologies, and Welding Technology.
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Advanced Manufacturing Education Alliance

Comprised of several colleges, including PTC, the AME Alliance is working to provide specialized training programs that will prepare workers for employment in the many niche advanced manufacturing sectors.
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