Industry, Manufacturing & Construction Career Path

If you’ve chosen the Industry, Manufacturing and Construction career path, your next step is to choose which guided pathway within the career path is the best fit for you.

Your pathways advisor is happy to meet to discuss your academic goals. And your career coach is eager to meet to discuss your career goals. Both have tools to help you pick the right guided pathway.

Also, consider your personality and temperament when exploring which guided pathway within Industry, Manufacturing and Construction fits you. Creative with the ability to quickly solve problems that come your way? You may be well-suited for a career as an auto body technician. Straightforward thinker who diligently monitors the world? Consider building inspection.

Whatever your strengths, the advisors and coaches can help you — from start to finish.

Industry, Manufacturing & Construction Careers

With a certificate or degree in industry, manufacturing and construction, you can get training to become a ...

HVAC Mechanics/Installer
Entry Hourly Wage
Electrical and Electronics Engineering TechnicianFootnote1
Entry Hourly Wage
Entry Hourly Wage
Construction ManagerFootnote1
Entry Hourly Wage

Other Industry, Manufacturing & Construction Careers

  • Architectural and Civil Drafter
  • Automotive Body and Related Repairer
  • Automotive Glass Installer and Repairer
  • Civil Engineering Technician
  • Cost EstimatorFootnote1
  • Electrical and Electronics Repairer
  • First-Line Supervisor of Mechanics
  • Mechanical Drafter
  • Mechanical EngineerFootnote1

1 This job typically requires a bachelor's degree or higher.
All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth.
Source: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence and EMSI


Yassien Fadul
Current student, advanced manufacturing/mechatronics
"I know a lot of what I learned at community college and internships will help me at university. I have had a great foundation. But I am just getting started. I am really anxious to see what is yet to come."

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Industry, Manufacturing & Construction Pathways to Certificates and Degrees


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