The Manufacturing and Product Development sector focuses on manufacturing processes and systems, including graphic design production, machine tooling and forming, welding and materials joining, and product innovation and design. Students engage in an instructional program that integrates academic and technical preparation and focuses on career awareness, career exploration, and skill preparation.
|Welding Technology (W)||Welding & Materials Joining||Contact Department|
|Digital Media (DM)||Graphic Arts Production||Contact Department|
|Typical Position||Median Salary*|
|Printing Press Operator||$40,495|
|Solder and Brazer||$38,150|
|Welder, Cutter, and Fitter||$38,150|
*Information from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Employment Statistics for Santa Cruz County, 2014 First Quarter Wages.
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