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This Career Cluster® is focused on planning, managing and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products and related professional and technical support activities such as production planning and control, maintenance and manufacturing, and process engineering.


Below are the Manufacturing career cluster pathways. Within each pathway, are various occupations that share common skills, knowledge, and interests. Discover possible occupations by selecting a pathway below:

Manufacturing Production Process Development
Maintenance, Installation & Repair
Quality Assurance
Logistics & Inventory Control
Health, Safety and Environmental Assurance



Chemical Laboratory Technology

The Chemical Laboratory Technology offers students an opportunity to earn an associate degree designed to prepare students for immediate employment…

Industrial Instrumentation Technology

The Industrial Instrumentation program prepares individuals to install, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair various types of measuring and control instruments and…

Machine Tool Technology

The Associate of Applied Science in Machine Tool Technology is designed to prepare students with a practical approach to machining…

Process Technology

The program generally prepares individuals to monitor, operate, and maintain equipment used in the processing of raw material into marketable…


The purpose of the Welding program is to prepare individuals for employment in the field of welding. Instruction is provided…


The International Society of Automation (ISA) is a non-profit professional association of engineers, technicians, and management engaged in industrial automation. …

The FABRICATOR is North America’s leading magazine for the metal forming and fabricating industry. The magazine delivers the news, technical articles, …

The main objective of One Stop NDT Website is to create awareness to the NDT Market (Equipment Manufacturers, service providers, …

The people of Flexco are committed to applying superior knowledge and products to make your belt conveyor operation as productive …

Welcome to the discussion platform of Instrument and Control Engineering. We will be sharing our views and knowledge over different …

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