Companies in our region need skilled workers.
Edgecombe Community College is the training solution.
Beginning in the 9th grade, students can take high school courses that map to college-level courses. At no cost to them, high school students can earn six college-level certificates. All of these certificates can be applied toward ECC diploma or degree programs:
Once students complete high school and enroll at ECC, 24 degree, diploma, and certificate opportunities are available in:
In some programs, students can earn credentials in one or two semesters that will prepare them for entry-level jobs. Local industries regularly visit ECC classrooms to recruit employees, and students often have jobs before they graduate.
We can train you for these top manufacturing & logistics occupations
|JOB TITLES||REGIONAL AVERAGE WAGE|
|Packaging & Filling Machine Operators & Tenders||$28,100|
|Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal & Plastic||$34,600|
|Industrial Machinery Mechanics||$47,500|
|Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, & Weighers||$29,800|
|Mixing & Blending Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders||$34,800|
|Welders, Cutters, Solderers, & Brazers||$36,800|
|General Maintenance & Repair Workers||$38,300|
|Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators & Tenders, Metal & Plastic||$35,200|
|Engine & Other Machine Assemblers||$39,100|
|Industrial Engineering Technicians||$43,400|
|General Office Clerks||$30,500|
|Customer Service Representatives||$29,300|
|Stock Clerks & Order Fillers||$27,500|
Pathways to Industrial Careers
Students may earn the credentials listed below in the year/semester indicated if they begin course work toward these credentials in the fall semester.
|PROGRAM||YEAR 1||YEAR 2|
|Electrical Systems Technology||
||Electrical Systems Diploma|
|Facility Maintenance Worker||
||Facility Maintenance Worker Diploma|
|Industrial Systems Technology||Industrial Systems Technology Diploma|
|Manufacturing Technology||Industrial Networks Certificate||
||Manufacturing Management & Operations Certificate||Manufacturing Technology Degree|
|Supply Chain Management||
|Welding Technology||Welding Technology Certificate||Welding Technology Diploma||Welding Technology Degree|
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