Advanced Manufacturing

The Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence focuses on training qualified workers in high-growth, high-demand and high-wages occupations in machining, additive manufacturing, robotics, CNC operations and advanced manufacturing. Houston is recognized as a top manufacturing city in the country, with over 10,000 manufacturers who employ more than a quarter of a million skilled workers in the production of plastics, rubber, metals, medical devices, valve, fitting, steel products and petrochemicals.

The Center also supports incumbent worker training and specialized training needs, through partnerships with the Manufacturing Skills Standard Council and the National Institute of Metalworking Skills.


Machining Technology

The Machining Technology program is designed to develop competent support technicians for employment in the field of machine shop and related occupations. Read more


Manufacturing Engineering Technology

The AAS degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology is designed to develop competent technicians and CNC operators for employment in various manufacturing fields. Read more


Ritu Raju, Ph.D.

Interim Dean, Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence

Hours of Operation: Mon.-Fri. 8am-5pm