Advanced Transportation Center: Government, Professional Organizations, Education, Industry

Approach

WCC’s Advanced Transportation Center will enable the College to meet employer and industry needs in a cohesive and innovative manner by tying the academic training programs identified here in a holistic and multi-disciplinary manner.

  • Provide quality teaching and learning experiences meeting business and industry needs
  • Prepare students for careers in emerging mobility infrastructure technologies
  • Create a pipeline to develop talent for high-skill careers

Expertise

Washtenaw Community College is a leader in creating IT intensive intelligent transportation systems curricula.

WCC has extensive experience collaborating with industry partners in the Center’s state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms.

WCC programs contain a unique mix of e-learning combined with hands-on training to prepare students for technician certificates and provide transfer degree options to four-year university programs.

Regional employers and industry experts assist WCC in shaping the curricula design and identifying workshops and paid experiential learning opportunities.