Early College Advanced ManufacturingBrief Description
The Early College Advanced Manufacturing Pathway™ (ECAMP™) is a dual credit model developed by Goodwin University that prepares students for careers in the field of Advanced Manufacturing. ECAMP™ brings together collegiate level preparation in partnership with school districts and industry partners across the Greater Hartford region. ECAMP™ programs prepare students for immediate entry into the workforce and pathways to advanced credentials and degrees, allowing students to define their own educational and career goals. Students who are enrolled in the program can graduate high school with a 21-credit collegiate certificate which makes them competitive applicants for entry-level jobs in the field of advanced manufacturing which pay an average of $25/hour in CT. Also, our Early College Advanced Manufacturing Pathway is now a CSDE recognized school offering a half day program to seniors to earn 21 college credits in advanced manufacturing.
CNC Machining and Quality
Year Program Started
Grade level that first course in sequence is offered
Academic Design and Delivery
Number of courses required to complete or offered in the program:
Total credits required to complete the program:
Credit(s) towards an associate degree, A certificate or certification offered by a third party, A certificate of completion of a pre-apprenticeship, Haas Certification
Stakeholders participating in program review
Education: This may include a high school diploma or equivalent, postsecondary degree or completion of postsecondary level CTE coursework.
Certification: This may include possession of an industry-recognized license or certification.
Teacher or CTE Training: This may include completion of professional learning or training required for teachers generally, professional learning or training in the CTE field or in a specific occupational area, mentorship experience, or other pedagogical training.
Opportunities to earn credit articulating to the next level of education
Articulation agreements, Early college high school programs, Dual or concurrent enrollment programs
How are employability skill standards incorporated into the program?
All students participate in a Tech Study course which helps prepare them to be successful in the workplace and essential skills are a large component of that course.
Yes - P&W: Offer virtual expert sessions to scholars and teachers.
Work-based learning opportunities/internships
Our program is approved for pre-apprenticeship by the CTDOL.
Student Recruitment and Engagement
Printed materials, Other
Program data collection
Participant demographic, grades, post-secondary plans.