Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College is excited to announce the construction of a cutting-edge Precision Agriculture and Advanced Manufacturing Center on its Schriever campus, further enhancing its commitment to providing innovative educational opportunities to the community. The new facility, set to be completed in the spring of 2025, will cover approximately 35,000 square feet, and will usher in a new era of technology-driven education.
The facility will house the following programs:
Drafting and Design Technology
Machine Tool Technology
Marine Diesel Engine Technology
"We are so excited to break ground on the new Precision Agriculture and Advanced Manufacturing Center," said Dr. Kristine Strickland, Fletcher’s Chancellor. "This state-of-the-art training facility will provide the people of our region with access to the best education and opportunities to receive training in one of a number of core industries in our region. We want to thank Senator Allain and our entire delegation for this investment in the people of our region and their support for the education and training that happens at Fletcher."
As the demand for skilled professionals in precision agriculture and advanced manufacturing continues to grow, Fletcher recognizes the need to equip students with the latest tools and resources to excel in these fields. The Precision Agriculture and Advanced Manufacturing Center will serve as a hub for hands-on learning and training, preparing students for promising careers in industries at the forefront of technological innovation.
Fletcher Technical Community College is excited to embark on this important endeavor, which aligns with its mission to provide accessible, high-quality education that prepares students for success in the workforce. The Precision Agriculture and Advanced Manufacturing Center represents a significant investment in the future of our community and the industries that drive our economy.
For more information about the Precision Agriculture and Advanced Manufacturing Center and updates on the construction progress, please visit our website at www.fletcher.edu.