The Optical Systems Technology Program at MCC

Across the country and around the globe, there’s a shortage of trained optical technicians needed to fill essential jobs. Dr. Alexis Vogt, Endowed Chair and Professor of Optics at Monroe Community College, shares how she’s helping change that by growing MCC’s Optical Systems Technology Program, the only program in the world awarding associate degrees in precision optics. Learn how Dr. Vogt is taking steps to replicate the program around the U.S., what trends are shaping optical manufacturing jobs, and her hopes for the future of the industry.

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