Quality Control Tech./Technician

Quality Control Technology/Technician. An instructional program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers and other professionals engaged in maintaining consistent manufacturing and construction standards. Includes instruction in quality control systems management principles, technical standards applicable to specific engineering and manufacturing projects, testing procedures, inspection procedures, related instrumentation and equipment operation and maintenance, and report preparation.

Employment Options

Occupation Employment Average Wage
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Annual
Avg Openings
Mean Entry Experienced
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 10,350 9,400 229 Fair $15.56 $9.31 $18.69

Schools offering this program in Missouri*

Blue River Community College (Independence)
20301 East 78 Highway
Independence, MO. 64057
Phone: (816) 220-6525

Longview Community College
500 SW Longview Rd
Lees Summit, MO. 64081-2100
Phone: (816) 672-2000

Metro Community College - Business Technical Center
6899 Executive Dr
Kansas City, MO. 64120-1313
Phone: (816) 482-5210

Metropolitan Colleges (Maple Woods)
2601 NE Barry Rd
Kansas City, MO. 64156-1299
Phone: (816) 437-3000

Metropolitan Colleges (Penn Valley)
3201 Southwest Trfy
Kansas City, MO. 64111-2764
Phone: (816) 759-4039

St. Louis Community College (Florissant Valley)
3400 Pershall Rd
Saint Louis, MO. 63135-1499
Phone: (314) 644-9234

Three Rivers Community College
Three Rivers Blvd
Poplar Bluff, MO. 63901
Phone: (573) 840-9606

* Data Provided by Missouri Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (MOICC)