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Get Started in the Semiconductor Manufacturing Program

How to Get Started

Complete the admissions process and meet with an academic advisor at the college you plan to attend.


Dallas County residents pay $177 per three-hour class — that is $59 per credit hour, or just $708 for a full-semester load of 12 credit hours.

Compare that to what you’d pay elsewhere! See our tuition rates for tuition according to your place of residency.

Rising Star Program

If you are a Dallas County high school graduating senior, you may qualify for Rising Star funds to help pay for this program. The Rising Star program offers academic support services and up to $4,000 for tuition and books, if you have established financial need.

Courses Offered (Curriculum)

Get detailed information about the courses required for:

Other Degree and Certificate Options

See a chart of our degree plans by college or visit our credit programs home page. 

Accreditation and Affiliations

Find out more about accreditation and affiliations.

Developing Skills for Success

In addition to receiving classroom instruction, students in Semiconductor Manufacturing have the opportunity to participate in cooperative education to gain first-hand knowledge and experience in the semiconductor industry.

Related Programs

Check out other programs in Technology and Data Systems.

Faculty Profiles

Semiconductor Manufacturing faculty members have academic degrees in their field as well as professional experience in the industry, so they are able to relate to the challenges you will face in a competitive job market. Our instructors work with you one-on-one, encouraging you and helping you to succeed in school and on the job. See profiles of some of our Semiconductor Manufacturing faculty.

Transfer Information

Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology are designed for entry into the workforce. However, if you are interested in earning a degree at a four-year institution, please visit the Transfer Services website for guidance on the transfer process.

Contact Us

If you have questions about the Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology program that aren’t answered on our website, please feel free to contact us.