Lifelong Learning
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Serving Students
Of All Ages

Developed for invention and collaboration, our state-of-the-art fab lab in Sedalia inspires learners of all ages to explore technology in a fun and hands-on environment.

This flexible space can function as an informal exploration and learning area, a robust workshop and makerspace, or a collaborative think tank.

Who We Serve

Professional Development

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SFCC Students & Faculty

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Real-World Applications

The Collab Lab offers many options for students to develop their innovative and entrepreneurial skills through hands-on problem solving, collaboration, and a design thinking approach.

Our fab lab programming focuses on using technology to enhance the learning process and create meaningful lessons that reinforce real-world skills needed for 21st-century technician jobs.

Our Mission

To educate learners about collaboration, open-ended problem solving, and iterative design thinking processes, and to decrease the skills gap in advanced manufacturing careers through early access to digital fabrication tools and equipment.

Fab Lab Features

  • Innovative Space

      We worked with Palmer Hamilton's expert designers to create an environment for inspiration, idea generation, and optimal learning.

  • Digital Fabrication Technology

      Our fab lab in Sedalia features state-of-the-art equipment that is easy to use with minimal training.

  • Project-Based Learning Activities

      We have a variety of activities and programming that incorporates technology into the teaching and learning process.

Visit The Collab Lab

Make a reservation for yourself, a group, or a machine to get started creating at The Collab Lab.

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Built By SFCC

Voted Missouri’s #1 technical college, State Fair Community College is community-oriented and focused on fostering success for every student.

Through their partnership with the National Science Foundation, SFCC is able to bridge the gap between skilled technical workers and career opportunities in and around the Missouri area. This furthers their mission of providing relevant and responsive learning experiences that empower students and communities to prosper.