Ready to start a path to a career in metalcasting? Want to know where to get started? These colleges are optimal institutions to consider if you are interested in metalcasting as a career. 

Schools Offering Metalcasting Programs  

  • Arizona State University

  • California Polytechnic State University

  • California State University Chico

  • Central Washington University

  • California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, CA

  • Instituto Technologico de Saltillo, Saltillo, Coah, Mexico

  • Kent State University

  • Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI

  • Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee

  • Missouri University of Science & Tech, Rolla, MO

  • Mohawk College, Hamilton, ON, Canada

  • Muskegon Community College, Muskegon, MI

  • Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, Erie, PA

  • Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

  • Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS

  • Purdue University-West Lafayette, IN

  • Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI

  • Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN

  • Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

  • The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

  • Trine University, Angola, IN

  • University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama

  • University of Alabama Tuscaloosa

  • University of Michigan

  • University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA

  • University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

  • University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI

  • University of Wisconsin, Platteville, WI

  • Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

  • Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA

  • Youngstown State, Youngstown, OH



Studying metalcasting can pay, too. Several scholarships are available to students pursuing metalcasting as a career. The Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF) offers educational programs for students and educators in the metal casting industry.  The Foundry Educational Foundation and American Foundry Society Chapters are also good resources for financial aid.

Metalcasting Scholarships Available

  • AFS-Saginaw Valley Scholarship

  • AFS Southwestern Ohio Scholarship

  • Ron & Glenn Birtwistle Mem. Scholarship

  • Donald Brunner Scholarship

  • David Laine Scholarship

  • Paul Carey Memorial Scholarship

  • Clifford Chier-Badger Mining Corp. Scholarship

  • William. E. Conway Scholarship

  • Tony & Elda Dorfmueller Scholarship

  • Richard Frazier Scholarship

  • Burleigh Jacobs Scholarship

  • John Deere Scholarship

  • James P. & Katherine Keating Mem. Scholarship

  • Loper Award

  • MAGMA Scholarship

  • Modern Casting Scholarship

  • Chester V. Nass Memorial Scholarship

  • Robert W. Reesman Mem. Scholarship

  • Gary Thoe Scholarship

  • Ray Witt Memorial Scholarship

  • Robert V. Wolf Mem. Scholarship

  • Richard Frazier Scholarship

  • Keith Millis Scholarship

  • Ron Ruddle Scholarship