Install, adjust, maintain, and repair industrial production and processing machinery
or refinery and pipeline distribution systems
Examine parts for defects such as breakage or excessive wear
Diagnose equipment problems through the analysis of test results, machine error messages
and information obtained from operators
Use problem solving, mechanical ability and manual dexterity to keep production lines
Their work is critical to the success of production and processing endeavors. Troubleshooting,
mechanical aptitude and critical thinking are essential skills. Work varies daily.
Career and salary information
Visit the MoSCORES website for information on MCC's programs, including length, credit hours, and wage and employment
data. Search Metropolitan Community College. Note: The historical data listed is informational and can vary based on the number
of credit hours students earn, local wage conditions and other factors.
MCC is a great value. Our tuition is one of the lowest in the area - about 1/3 that
of public four-year schools and a tiny fraction of private colleges. We offer many
ways to pay plus a tuition payment plan to make it even easier to afford college.
You'll experience a very hands-on and interactive learning environment. Classes are
small for personal instruction. You'll get dedicated instructors and excellent student
services--all at an affordable cost.
Our classes combine instructor-led and online learning with hands-on lab work.
Industry professionals teach convenient day and evening classes.
Many MCC students plan to transfer. Whatever your transfer destination, we'll work
to make sure your credits move easily. That's why we're experts at it.
We've worked out specific transfer agreements with many four-year colleges and universities,
so make sure you speak with an academic advisor before enrolling, particularly since
transfer agreements can change based on curriculum revisions.