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Plastics-Polymer Engineering Technology, A.A.A.S. (Ferris State University-Plastics Engineering Technology)

When you earn your associate degree in Plastics-Polymer Engineering Technology you will be prepared to begin your career, or transfer as a junior to Ferris State University to complete a bachelor's degree in Plastics Engineering Technology.

An increasing variety of automotive parts, household goods, furniture, and more are formed from plastic, and trained workers are in short supply.

Why Plastics-Polymer Engineering Technology at A.A.A.S (FSU-Plastics Engineering Technology)?

  • The Plastics-Polymer Engineering Technology program prepares people for jobs as laboratory technicians, mold designers, production supervisors, mold technicians and plastics machinery maintenance technicians.
  • Coursework will emphasize injection molding, the most prevalent process in plastics-polymer engineering. You'll also learn blow molding, extrusion, thermoforming and many secondary processes.
  • We'll prepare you for an in-demand workforce, in West Michigan and beyond.
  • Some advanced-standing credit may be granted to entering graduates of high school machine tool and drafting programs that are members of the Kent Metropolitan Articulation Project.
  • Courses may be taken in any order as long as all requirements (including prerequisites) are met.

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