College of Applied and Technical Studies

About This Program

Dive into the forefront of technological innovation with our Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Technician certificate, where high-tech courses propel students into the world of semiconductor fabrication and beyond. From mastering clean room protocols to delving into the intricacies of digital and electronic systems, our program empowers graduates to lead the charge in chip production and circuit board development. As advanced semiconductor manufacturing technicians, they play a pivotal role in product evaluation and testing, utilizing cutting-edge diagnostic tools to fine-tune and repair equipment, shaping the landscape of tomorrow's technology. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • Mostly online
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Trumbull Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Calibration technologists and technicians and engineering technologists and technicians, except drafters, all other

  • 2.1% slower than the average
  • 91,600 number of jobs
  • $64,190 potential earnings

Semiconductor processing technicians

  • 0.7% little or no change
  • 30,800 number of jobs
  • $40,500 potential earnings

Additional Careers

  • Field Service Technician - Semiconductor Equipment
  • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
  • Packaging Technician
  • Production Associate
  • Production Packaging Associate
  • Quality Technician
  • Semiconductor Process Equipment Technician
  • Semiconductor Manufacturing Technician
  • Senior Equipment Maintenance Technician - Semiconductors

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.