You should minor in manufacturing if: 

  • You are an engineering or engineering and technology management major.
  • You are interested in Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and 3D modeling.
  • You want to focus on improving the production process.

The manufacturing minor is for engineering and industrial technology students who want a career in the manufacturing field. You will learn about current manufacturing processes, robotics systems, and safety. 

This minor will prepare you to solve manufacturing problems and improve current manufacturing processes. 

Program Requirements

To earn your minor in manufacturing, you must also major in engineering or industrial technology.

To complete a minor in manufacturing, you will need to take 18 credits hours of relevant courses. Up to 12 hours can be counted toward your major engineering curriculum. 

View the full minor requirements. 

The College of Engineering offers ten other specialty minors for engineering majors including:

Each minor requires you to complete a minimum of 18 hours in the specialized area while completing your degree within one of our current engineering and industrial technology programs.

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