Texas FAME - Lone Star Chapter
The Texas Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education Lone Star Chapter (TX FAME Lone Star) mission is to drive workforce development initiatives across a 7-county region (Guadalupe, Comal, Wilson, Hays, Caldwell, Gonzales, and Bexar). TX FAME Lone Star's primary focus is to develop and grow a skilled pipeline of workers through the engagement of the current and future workforce in partnership with industry and the community.
DIVE INTO A CHALLENGING ADVANCED MANUFACTURING CAREER
You’re smart, career-oriented, and ready for a well-paying career right now. With the TX FAME Lone Star Chapter, you can dive into a challenging advanced manufacturing career while receiving the education needed to build your resume and make you highly marketable to manufacturers across the state.
Once you’re accepted into the TX FAME Lone Star Chapter, you will begin work on a combination education/training program with Texas State Technical College to earn an associate degree as an Advanced Manufacturing Technician (AMT). During the week, you will attend classes at the Central Texas Technology Center and work for a local employer – all while being paid a competitive wage for your work.
After five semesters you will have earned an associate degree in applied science in the Advanced Manufacturing Technician Track, 60 college credit hours, and two years of work experience. At that point, you’ll be ready to enter the workforce full-time with all the skills needed to succeed - and with the potential of no school debt!
Ready to Apply to the Lone Star Chapter?
You’re smart, career-oriented, and ready for a well-paying career right now. With Texas Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (TX FAME), you can dive into a challenging advanced manufacturing career while receiving the education needed to build your resume and make you highly marketable to manufacturers across the state.
The TX FAME Lone Star Chapter is excited to welcome its first class in August 2023.
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