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Build the future at Clackamas Community College

Step out of the traditional classroom and into a hands-on workspace with advanced machinery that's designed to simulate real-world work settings. Learn all the skills you need to make a big impact in a career that's engaging and continually evolving.

CCC's Industrial Technology Center and Automotive programs have some of the best facilities in the Pacific Northwest. These programs house state-of-the-market machinery, robotics, tools and more. The spaces are large, full of natural light and classes are led by faculty with decades of experience - making it a one-of-a-kind learning environment. You'll also get the chance to work closely with your peers on in-depth projects.

Take your place in the workforce or advance your skills in your current job with programs you can complete in as as little as one year.

Industrial Technology and Automotive Programs

Certificate Programs - One Year to Complete

Associate of Applied Science Degrees - Two Years to Complete

Transfer to a four-year university

In a partnership with the Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT), CCC offers transferable coursework and transfer pathways such as Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, and Technology and Management.

Common Industrial Technology and Automotive Transfer Majors:

  • Industrial Technology
Learn more about transfer degrees

Get Started in Industrial Technology and Automotive

You don't have to have your career goals figured out yet. Start with foundations like basic electricity and industrial safety and see where a Clackamas Community College education in the fields of industrial technology and automotive can take you.

Step 01

Apply and Get Started at CCC

It only takes a few steps to apply to CCC, apply for financial aid and get started on your path to academic success.

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Step 02

Contact the Industrial Technology and Automotive Advisor Before Registering for Courses

Industrial Technology and Automotive advisor:

Jodi Stapleton
jodis@clackamas.edu

Step 03

Begin with courses that will help you reach your academic and career goals

Whether you have a career in mind or are just starting to explore your interest in industrial technology and automotive, you can save time and money by starting with courses that can take you anywhere. Create a strong foundation for any industrial technology or automotive program or a transfer degree at Clackamas Community College by starting with the courses below.

Beginning CoursesTerms Typically Offered InCredits
FYE-101, First-Year Experience Level IFall, winter, spring, summer2
MFG-130, Basic Electricity IFall3
MFG-102, Makerspace: An Introduction to Digital Manufacturing OR
AM-100, Automotive Fundamentals
Fall, winter, spring, summer (AM-100)1-3
MFG-107, Industrial Safety and First AidFall, winter, spring, summer3
WR-101, Communication Skills: Occupational Writing OR
MTH-050, Technical Mathematics I
Fall, winter, spring, summer (WR-101), Fall, winter, spring, summer (MTH-050)3-4

View the course catalog for more information about Industrial Technology and Automotive courses. View the schedule for times and locations of upcoming courses.