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Chemical Technology

at Saint Paul College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 29
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.

About this Program

The Chemical Technology Certificate prepares students to assist scientists in laboratories on the research and development of chemical processes and materials to meet society´┐Żs changing needs. Working in experimental laboratories or in manufacturing and industrial plants, technicians perform a number of important duties such as
the operation of laboratory equipment, evaluating product quality and consistency and testing for environmental acceptability.

Program Locations

  • Saint Paul College 55102

Labor Market Information

  • Chemical Plant and System Operators

  • Median wage: $18.37/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Chemical Technicians

  • Median wage: $22.37/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Chemical Equipment Operators

  • Median wage: $25.14/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
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