The Excellence Training Center

Excellence Training Center (ETC) at Kohli Hall

The ETC is a one-of-a-kind workforce, education, research and commercial center focused on advanced manufacturing. Career pathways for all types of students include traditional and non-traditional certifications and industry recognized credentials offered in a wide range of areas such as manual and CNC machining, industrial maintenance, robotics, automation and additive manufacturing.  The ETC houses over $10 million of advanced manufacturing equipment that is used to bring the programs to life. The ETC is owned and operated by Youngstown State University. The Excellence Training Center is located in Kohli Hall and is 100% externally funded. 

If interested in visiting for a tour, please contact us at or 330-941-2357 or take a look at our Virtual Tour of the ETC.