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Automation for Industrial Systems Careers
Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:
Control Systems Technician
Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Technician
Industrial Automation Technician
Automation for Industrial Systems Programs
Automation uses a wide range of technologies to control systems. After just two years, a career awaits in this fast-growing and high-paying industry! In this career, you will install, troubleshoot, program and repair automated machines or processes. According to Northwood Tech's recent survey results, 100% of grads in the Automation for Industrial Systems program were employed within six months of graduating. You could also continue your education with one of Northwood Tech's university transfer options.
Process and manufacturing plants employ technicians to keep their machines and processing running, and install and maintain equipment. In this two-year associate degree program, you will be prepared to be employed at the technician level or higher on computers, industrial computer networks, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and process instruments. You will have both classroom and hands-on laboratory instruction with several systems to gain an understanding of computer and PLC interfacing, control systems, network installation and network administration.
Program integrates advanced manufacturing (Industry 4.0) competencies to meet the regional need for skilled employees.
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