Things to Consider

DMACC iMAKE programs are not all math and lectures. Consider these things when exploring these programs.
 

HOW MUCH TIME WILL I BE IN LAB?

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Welding: about 20% lecture; over 60% lab time
Advanced Manufacturing: just under 30% lecture; over 60% lab time
Tool and Die: about 30% lecture; over 60% lab time
Civil Engineering Technology: about 45% lecture; almost 60% lab time
AET: about 50% lecture; about 50% lab time
EET: about 50% lecture; about 50% lab time
Robotics: over 50% lecture; over 40% lab time
CAD: over 50% lecture; over 40% lab time
Water: over 50% lecture; over 40% lab time
Architectural Technology: about 60% lecture; about 40% lab time

HOW MUCH MATH WILL I NEED?

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ALEKS % indicates appropriate math level needed for starting point of Engineering Pathway programs and courses. More information about ALEKS.

HOW MUCH WILL I MAKE?

Average salary (Iowa): $43,160 per year.

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