16 Credits    CERT3286/2259,  Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Degree Description

This entry-level certificate introduces students to production technologies and information to start on a manufacturing career pathway.  Additionally, students are given opportunities to enhance or develop important work-place knowledge and skills in the areas of communication, math, and physics.

Campuses: Faribault and North Mankato

Estimate for 16 credit program

Tuition is paid on a semester by semester basis and will vary depending on the courses and total credits you take.

Tuition and Fees: $3,175
Tools and Equipment: $890 - $1,350
Total Estimated Cost: $4,065 - $4,525 *

Compare the costs and you'll see that tuition at South Central College is much more affordable than other institutions.

*Based on 2021-22 tuition rates. Does not include extra expenses for online delivery, course fees, or course differental. Books, transportation, and living expenses also not included.

The course requirements listed below are specific to the current school year (noted above). If you need to view the program from previous years view our Catalog Archive.

Required Technical Courses (5 Courses)

Complete all of the following courses:

PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice. Your catalog of record may have different requirements.