At the edge of Silicon Valley, Fremont and Newark are home to more than 20,000 manufacturing jobs.

These jobs require skills in advanced manufacturing and smart technology. Our programs in Bioengineering, Manufacturing, Electronics, and Engineering Technology give you the skills you need to be successful in technician roles in a variety of capacities. You can also start your path toward a transfer level engineering degree in these programs.

HIGHLIGHTED PROGRAM: Ohlone's Smart Manufacturing Technology program provides entry-level manufacturing technicians with the relevant knowledge and skills for Advanced Manufacturing in the 21st Century. The program provides students with knowledge and skills for Industry 4.0 standards, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Additive Manufacturing, and emerging Manufacturing processes. Find out more.

CAREERS IN THIS FIELD* Female soddering

  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomanufacturing Production Worker
  • Biomechanics
  • Control Systems & Electronic Technician
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Materials Testing Technician
  • Process Technician
  • Quality Assurance Technician
  • Smart Technology Technician

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Click on any of the program names below for a detailed curriculum guide of each degree/certificate.

  • AS: Associate of Science
  • COA: Certificate of Achievement
  • COAcc: Certificate of Accomplishment

Learn more about what these degrees and certificates at Ohlone College entail, here.

Degree/Certificate Title Degree/Certificate
Bioengineering AS
Engineering/Manufacturing Technician COAcc
Engineering Technology Fundamentals COA
Smart Manufacturing Technology COA, AS