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Engineering Technology Support Specialist - Certificate Program

The Engineering Technology Support Specialist Certificate at EFSC prepares you for exciting opportunities in Florida's thriving aerospace, aeronautics, and defense industries.

This flexible program offers evening and online classes, allowing you to balance work and education. The certificate is integrated into EFSC's Engineering Technology A.S. degree program, giving you the option to either enter the workforce directly or continue your education toward the associate degree.

Whether you're starting a new career or enhancing your skills, this College Credit Certificate (CCC) aligns with industry needs in the Florida Technology Corridor. Benefit from direct input from local manufacturers and gain practical skills for immediate employment or future advancement!

Engineering Technology Support Specialist Certificate - Course Curriculum

This program equips you with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a career as an Engineering Specialist or Engineering Support Specialist. As a technician, you'll play a vital role in supporting engineering design, manufacturing, testing, and quality control processes.

The curriculum includes six hands-on courses, with no general education or placement testing required, making the certificate a popular option to then build toward the A.S. degree or put your skills to use on the job.

Engineering Technology Support Specialist - Certificate Program

Program Overview

Certificate Type
College Credit Certificate (CCC)
Delivery Methods
On-Campus, Hybrid
Cocoa, Palm Bay
Total Credit Hours
Academic Community
Industry/Manufacturing & Construction
Contact Information

Email Program Advisor

Advising Appointments



Palm Bay via Teams

Meer Almeer, Program Manager

Engineering Technology Support Specialist - Admissions Information

If you're interested in the Engineering Technology Support Specialist CCC, you can easily apply through EFSC's general application process. It's an open-access program with ongoing admissions, allowing you to apply at any time. If you have any questions about enrollment or need guidance with degree planning, reach out to the program advisor or program manager. They're here to help you get started on your journey.

Brief Costs and Financial Aid Eligibility

If you're an in-state student, the tuition for EFSC's Engineering Technology Support Specialist Certificate is around $1,875. Keep in mind that there may be additional fees for course materials and labs. However, you might be eligible for financial aid or scholarships, which could help to lower your out-of-pocket expenses. Be sure to explore these options for making your education even more affordable!

College Courses You Would Take

If you're a full-time student, you can complete this certificate in just two semesters. For part-time students, it may take a bit longer. Here are for of the six courses you'll take:

Why Become an Engineering Technology Support Specialist at EFSC?

Job Opportunities for Grads

Engineering Technology Support Specialist Certificate holders can pursue careers such as equipment assemblers, electronics technicians, and solar installers, among others. These roles involve tasks like operating machinery, assembling components, repairing equipment, and installing solar systems.

Hands-On Learning = Real-World Experience

This program aims to provide a strong foundation of industry knowledge and technical skills that you can further develop in your education and career. Around 30% of the program focuses on hands-on training, giving you practical experience. By completing this certificate, you'll be introduced to engineering drafting software, understand safety requirements, have knowledge of manufacturing quality assurance, be familiar with modern industrial processes and materials, and gain proficiency in using various tools, instruments, and testing devices.

Related Engineering Programs

The Engineering Technology Support Specialist CCC is one of the certificates embedded in the Engineering Technology program that can be used to build toward the A.S. degree. As you explore this certificate and the other options, reach out the advisor if you have questions about which choice best fits your career and educational goals.