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Career Area: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-603-1
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4303.5
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.

Chemical Processing Technician Programs

Apply your interests in preparing chemical solutions and using chemical apparatus to the work performed in industrial operations. Through this one-year program, you will gain skills required for working in industrial chemical processing and pilot plant operations.

Career Outlook: Employment prospects for program graduates are strong, locally and nationally. Success in the workplace requires the ability to work independently and accurately, with a minimal level of supervision.

Career Pathway: After earning this technical diploma, your credits can be applied toward completing the Chemical Technician associate degree.

Chemical Processing Technician Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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