Nanofabrication Technology Competency Credential

This credential provides students with the rare opportunity to work for a semester in Penn State's multimillion-dollar Nanofabrication Facility at University Park. Students work in a clean-room environment and gain experience with state-of-the-art tools used to produce the silicon devices that have an ever-expanding impact on the computer, communications, and electronics industries.

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After Graduation

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for electrical and electronics engineering technicians was $63,660 in May 2017. The top 10 percent earned more than $93,810.

Industries with the highest published employment for this occupation are:

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services19,440$30.83$64,130
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing16,690$29.20$60,740
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing8,800$28.48$59,240
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)7,520$40.36$83,950
Computer Systems Design and Related Services7,150$32.20$66,970

Statistics reported in May 2017

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