CNC Machine Technology

Certificate of Applied Science

The CNC Machine Technology Certificate of Applied Science program is a 34 credit program designed to be completed in two semesters.  This CAS will prepare students to apply technical knowledge and skills to operate computer numerically controlled (CNC) machines such as lathes, mills, precision measuring tools, and related attachments and accessories, to perform machining functions such as cutting, drilling, shaping, and finishing products and component parts. This CAS includes instruction in CNC terminology, setup, programming, operations, troubleshooting, blueprint reading, machining, lathe and mill operations, technical mathematics, computer literacy, CAD/CAM systems, shop and safety practices, equipment capabilities, and regulations and laws.

M 111Technical Mathematics3
MCH 103Intro to Computer Aided Manufacturing Lvl 1 Level 1 Immerse 2Learn2
MCH 122Introduction to CAM (GibbsCAM)3
MCH 160Machine Shop Level 13
MCH 231CNC Turning Operations Level I3
MCH 234CNC Milling Operations Level I3
Total Credits17
COMX 106Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace3
MCH 230Tooling and Work Holding for CNC2
MCH 232CNC Lathe Operation Level 2 3
MCH 235CNC Milling Programmer Level II 3
MCH 260Machine Shop II3
DDSN 135SolidWorks I3
Total Credits17
Total Program Credits34