ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

The Advanced Manufacturing program is designed to prepare students for the modern manufacturing environment. This program will prepare you for employment with companies that have implemented team oriented design, production, quality, and maintenance systems within the manufacturing environment.

American manufacturers are becoming increasingly dependent upon the use of high-tech equipment that involves multiple, integrated systems. It is critical that these companies be able to recruit and employ individuals who know how to operate, troubleshoot, and maintain this high-tech equipment.

Mission Statement
The mission of the Advanced Manufacturing program is to introduce students to a broad range of technical/automation skills that provide a broad, practical education that prepares students for the modern manufacturing environment. This program prepares students for employment with companies that have implemented team oriented design, production, safety, quality, and maintenance systems within the manufacturing environment.

Certificates:

Certificate - Manufacturing Operations (18 credit hours = 2 semesters)

Completion leads to taking the MSSC Certified Production Technician certification exam and/or Green Manufacturing Certification Level I certification exam, employment and/or completion of an associate degree.

Courses you will take      Print official copy

Gainful Employment Disclosure

NOTE: The number of credits required for a degree or certificate is based on students who are program-ready and does not include College Prep courses. Availability of degrees and certificates varies by campus.

The Advanced Manufacturing program is offered at the following Ivy Tech campuses:

Central Indiana (Indianapolis)
Mike Formato
Program Chair
mformato@ivytech.edu
(317)921-4534
Columbus
Contact:
Martha Hyer
School of Technology Coordinator
mhyer@ivytech.edu
812-374-5351

Kim E Haza
Program Chair
812-374-5356
Program Summary(pdf)

East Central (Muncie)
Contact:

Claire Berger
765-289-2291 ext. 1337
cberger5@ivytech.edu

Kokomo (Kokomo)
Contact

Kokomo
Peter Baker, program chair
pbaker8@ivytech.edu
765-459-0561, ext. 560

Lafayette (Lafayette)
Contact
Michael Ulmer
Program Chair, Advanced Manufacturing
(765) 269-5149

Advanced Manufacturing Brochure (PDF)
North Central (South Bend, Warsaw)

For more information contact Ben Lagadon at 574-289-7001, ext. 5381 or plagadon@ivytech.edu.

Northeast (Fort Wayne)
Contact:
Robert Parker, Program Chair
260-480-4248
rparker27@ivytech.edu

Northwest (Valparaiso)

Valentina Petreska
vpetreska@ivytech.edu
Department Chair
Advanced Manufacturing
Valparaiso Campus
219-464-8514 ext. 3092

Advanced Manufacturing Study Plan
Southern Indiana (Sellersburg)
School of Technology

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CONTACTS

Victoria Montgomery
Faculty Support Secretary 
812 246.3301 ext 4143

Lonnie Lewellen 
Dean School of Technology
812 246.3301 ext  4182

John Harris
Instructor in Advanced Manufacturing
812.246.3301, 4701

Roy Long
Professor/Department Chair in Manufacturing & Industrial Technology
812.246.3301, 4702

Southwest (Evansville)
Advanced Manufacturing Program Summary

For more information, please contact Donna Zimmerman, Program Chair, at (812) 429-1468.
Wabash Valley (Terre Haute)

Regional Degree Offerings:

  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree

Areas of Emphasis:

  • Manufacturing Design
  • Production Technology
  • Manufacturing Operations


Contact:

David Will, Dean
School of Technology
812-298-2406
dwill5@ivytech.edu

  • Employer 1
  • Employer 2
  • Employer 3

  • Manufacturing Controls Engineer
  • Manufacturing Engineer Technician
  • Robotics/Automation Technician
  • Electro-Mechanical Technician
  • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
  • CNC Machinist
  • Production Supervisor
  • Machine Operator/Production worker