Career And College Prep


Build a Bright Future

From robotics to engineering, the world of manufacturing is filled with in-demand professions focused on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Prepare to enter this high-tech world straight out of high school.

Which pathway is offered?

Robotics—In this pathway, students focus on acquiring knowledge and skills related to engineering principles, technologies, and robotics. The pathway is a first step toward careers in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, robotics engineering, automation, and related disciplines.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Some of the jobs include:

  • Manufacturing technician
  • Inspector
  • Process improvement technician
  • Engineering technician
  • Industrial equipment mechanic
  • Tester
  • Grader
  • Purchasing agent
  • Production manager
  • Plant operator

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

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What could my future look like in this career field?**


**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.

Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?

  • NOCTI Manufacturing Technology