Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Associate in Applied Science (AAS)
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Why choose Advanced Manufacturing Technology?

  • The skills of the future are in demand today—ride the wave to in-demand job opportunities and a great salary.
  • The perfect career for those interested in cutting-edge technologies and automation.
  • Be a critical driver of new technologies to optimize manufacturing processes.
Industry 4.0 is here. What does a high-tech manufacturing career look like? Advanced manufacturing technology combines smart automation, robotics, and IT cyber security, and networking to maximize efficiency in manufacturing and industrial production.

Accepting applications to this program starting October 9, 2023. For more information, please use the “Chat with us” or “Contact us” button below.

Program Locations

AMETA™ Center
5000 Coye Drive
Stevens Point, WI 54481

What You'll Learn

The Advanced Manufacturing Technology program combines foundational coursework in the areas of electromechanical and automation systems with advanced coursework in Industry 4.0 concepts and quality manufacturing. Students gain hands-on experience with tools and equipment used in the field. 

In this program you’ll learn to operate and program robotics, troubleshoot computer networks, and interface digital logic circuits. You’ll set up, make, and maintain automated systems, such as machines interacting with machines and machines making decisions (AI). You’ll also use sensors within the system to map, explore, and execute a variety of tasks, such as deliver, pick up, and sort. 



  • Automation Technician
  • Control Systems Technician
  • Mechatronics Technician
  • Electromechanical Technician
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Automation Engineering Technician


High school students are eligible to enroll in this program and all courses required. Learn more about Mid-State Fast-Track.

"My degree from Mid-State and the encouragement I received from my teachers gave me the skills and confidence to move forward in my life and excel in my career."


Choose Your Path

Career pathways help you take your education one step at a time to maximize your investment and make college fit your life. Earn a credential and start using it in the workforce. Continue with another stack of related courses to gain a more advanced diploma or degree.

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