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School of Technology

Grinstead Building, Room 009
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4436
Fax: 660-543-4578
Email: Dr. Ronnie Rollins



The School of Technology offers three certificate programs that students may earn in conjuction with their bachelor's degree.




Applied Lean Six Sigma Quality Certificate


Required Courses Semester Hours 15
ENGT 2600 Lean Enterprises 3
ENGT 3520 Engineering Economy 3
ENGT 3530 Inspection & Quality Control 3
ENGT 4580 Quality Systems Engineering 3
ENGT 4750 Lean Six Sigma 3




Robotics & Automation Certificate

The Robotics & Automation undergraduate certificate program is designed to help students meet professional objectives.  Each course contains a significant level of robotics and automation principles for high-demand occupational areas.  The student may choose to use this certificate as a career preparation tool for entry into employment.  A student must earn a "C" or better with the courses listed to earn this certificate.


Required Courses Semester Hours 17

ENGT 3562

Computer Numerical Control (CNC) 3
ENGT 4520 Robotics & Automation 3
ET 1010 Applied Electricity 3
ET 1050 Digital Principles 4
ET 3017 Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's) 4




Technology Certificate

The certificate program in Technology is designed by the student and a faculty advisor, based upon the curriculum outline below.  Each program of study has a significant component of advanced technology study in a high-demand area of occupational preparation.  The student may choose to use this program as career prepararation for entry into employment, or the student may supplement a baccalaureate degree in a technology area with this area of study.


Required Courses Semester Hours 21
  Core Courses 8-10
COMM 1000 Public Speaking (3), or  
THEA 1100 Oral Interpretation (3) 3
MATH 1111 College Algebra (3), or  
MATH 1112 College Trigonometry (2), or  
MATH 1131 Applied Calculus (3), or  
MATH 1620 Contemporary Mathematics (3) 2-3
BIOL 1003 Intro. Sciences: Ecology (3), or  
BIOL 1004 Intro. Sciences: Ecology (w/lab) (4), or  
BIOL 1005 Intro. Environmental Science (3), or  
CHEM 1103 Intro. Sciences: Chemistry (3), or  
CHEM 1104 Intro Sciences: Chemistry (w/lab) (4), or  
EASC 1004 Introduction to Geology (w/lab) (4), or  
PHYS 1103 Intro. Sciences: Physics (3), or  
PHYS 1104 Intro. Sciences: Physics (w/lab) (4) 3-4
  Technical Electives 11-13

The student will complete 11-13 semester hours of approved technical electives from one or more of the high-demand areas of occupational preparation designated by the State of Missouri.  This course work will primarily come from the 1,000 and 2,000 levels of technical content.  In some individual cases, advanced course work may be required.



UCM's School of Technology Graduate program offers two certificates: Lean Six Sigma and Network Security.