Jun 17, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog

Plastics-Polymer Engineering Technology Certificate

Academic Program Code:  945

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The Plastics-Polymer Engineering Technology certificate program is designed to prepare graduates for employment as operators, molding technicians, material handlers, or mold setters in the field of injection molding. The program also provides entry level skills for employment related to the processes of extrusion, blow molding, and thermoforming. Students will take a combination of lecture and laboratory courses from instructors who have experience in the plastics industry. All credits earned in this certificate program may be applied toward the Associate in Applied Arts and Sciences in Plastics-Polymer Engineering Technology.

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Transfer Notes

Some classes are transferable into Ferris State University’s four-year Bachelor of Science in Plastics Engineering Technology degree and Manufacturing Engineering degree. Students interested in transferring to Ferris should see their faculty advisor for specific information.

What’s Next?

This Plastic Certificate is a step in your plastic’s/manufacturing career.

Did you know that these courses fit into a more advanced GRCC program that allows you keep increasing your skills in this area?
Check out these related programs to find where you can go next!

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To take the next step, contact an Academic Advisor!!