CoE Answers Industry-wide Measurement Science Gap

The Center of Excellence was recently profiled in a publication for The Society for Standards Professionals (January/February 2016) regarding our work in metrology and measurement science.


“A training gap exists in measurement science between what is typically taught at community and technical colleges, and KSAs required to effectively perform job requirements within the advanced manufacturing industry. Measurement science is a critical tool in manufacturing and has traditionally been under-addressed in higher education and should be included in technical training.”

Read the full article, page 8.



About COEAerospace

The Center of Excellence for Aerospace and Advanced Materials Manufacturing of Washington state is a conduit for collaboration and engagement between industry and K-12 and post secondary higher education. We work to develop the talent pipeline and economic infrastructure to facilitate continuous innovation and growth for aerospace and manufacturing in our state and beyond.
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