Program Overview

Industry partners and Iowa Western have established a demand-driven 2-year certificate program, Center of Excellence for Advanced Manufacturing (CEAM), designed to meet and sustain the needs of current and emerging advanced manufacturing companies in southwest Iowa.


The CEAM certificate program will include a core year for all students, then will divide into two specialized tracks for either Electro-Mechanical or Tool and Die. Class instruction will be centered around learning theory then immediately applying said theory to practical application.

Cost per student $15,083. Program costs have been underwritten by an Iowa Western Consortium Fund to offer CEAM at $5,280 per student.