Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machine Tool Operator – Associate in Science Degree, Certificate of Achievement

Top Code: 0956.30

The curriculum prepares students for basic to advanced training in conventional machining, computer numerical programming and operation, advanced operations. The program qualifies students with the central skills necessary for employment in the machining industry. The curriculum includes; programming, setup, operation, code verification, tooling and toolholders, work offsets and tool offsets.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Program Outcomes

  1. Explain the fundamentals of Machine Shop theory.
  2. Utilize material for proper function and machine tool methods as it relates to those materials.
  3. Program CNC Mill and CNC Lathes for precision manufacturing.

Requirements for the Certificate of Achievement

MACH 101BEGINNING METALWORKING SKILLS3
MACH 110BLUEPRINT READING1
MACH 120MASTERCAM3
MACH 121MASTERCAM ADVANCED3
MACH 130CNC MILL MACHINING3
MACH 131CNC MILL MACHINING ADVANCED3
MACH 135CNC LATHE MACHINING3
MACH 136CNC LATHE MACHINING ADVANCED3
Total Units22

General Education Requirements for the Associate in Science Degree