College of the Extended University

Plastics Engineering Technology

Plastics Engineering Technology

Plastics engineering encompasses the processing, design, development, and manufacture of plastics products. 
Cal Poly Pomona offers one of very few programs in Southern California devoted to the plastics engineering industry. This program will provide you with an in-depth look at plastics engineering technology from a technical and non-technical view.

This three-course certificate program provides practical instruction in materials, processing, product design and tooling. The practical knowledge gained on the aspects of Plastics Engineering technology can be applied to all sectors of the industry including manufacturing, design, sales, and customer service.

Due to high demand for the Plastics Engineering courses, early registration is strongly encouraged. 

Who Should Enroll?

Technical and administrative staff employed in the plastics sector. This includes sales and marketing personnel, engineers, molding and tool designers, plant supervisors, and quality assurance personnel.

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Course Offerings:

Scientific Injection Molding
Register Course Code Hours Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
PET110 16 $375.00    
Plastics: Theory & Practice
Register Course Code Hours Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
PET120 16 $375.00      
Product Design & Tooling for Injection Molding
Register Course Code Hours Fees Fall Winter Spring Summer
PET130 16 $375.00      
 
3 Courses Total   48 Hours Total