Recent Community College Graduates Matrix

From Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing Programs

This tool is meant to make hiring easier for Washington’s aerospace and advanced manufacturing companies.

This is an ongoing list of Washington’s community and technical colleges that have aerospace and advanced manufacturing programs. Each listing details credits, program descriptions, skill sets (as taught in each program), contact information, and graduation dates.

Aerospace and advanced manufacturing industry companies can contact the community and technical college nearest to them and speak directly to an instructor about graduating students.

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Mechanical Automation CP
Award Type
Certificate of Proficiency
Anticipated Graduates
Chris Lewis
Mechatronics technology is a complex interdisciplinary field that combines the study of mechanics, electronics, automation and computers. Clark College's Mechatronics program proposal is designed with two certificate tracks, both of which lead to a corresponding AAT degree. Each of the certificate and degree tracks provides multiple stop out and entry points to accommodate various workforce demands.
Skill Sets
  • Operate and maintain electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment in an industrial environment.
  • Troubleshoot problems in electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.
  • Use computational skills to analyze physical parameters within automated processes and systems.
  • Communicate with colleagues, supervisors and clients, using written and verbal technical and/or nontechnical language.
  • Actively participate as an effective team member, completing prescribed project tasks and meeting project goals.
  • Communicate with various audiences using a variety of methods as appropriate for a career and technical education program.
  • Demonstrate interpersonal/human relations skills as appropriate for a career and technical education program.
  • Solve quantitative problems and interpret the solutions as appropriate for a career and technical education program.

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Clark College

Clark College
1933 Fort Vancouver Way,
Vancouver, WA 98663