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College of Engineering and Computing

Career Plans

I want to be a plant manager

A plant manager will be in charge of power distribution and automation systems in a factory, managing equipment upgrades, refits, and new installations.

You might work for a company such as International Paper, Nucor or Carolina Eastman.

Career-appropriate courses are ...

Career Concentration Classes (ELCT)

  • 531 Digital Control Systems
  • Power Systems Design & Analysis
  • 553 Electromechanical Energy Conversion

Career Competitiveness Classes

  • ECHE 567 Process Safety, Health, and Loss Prevention
  • ELCT 530 Industrial Controls

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