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MACHINE TOOL TECHNOLOGY - COMPUTER NUMERICAL CONTROL OPERATOR

CERTIFICATE: Certificate in Machine Tool Technology - Computer Numerical Control Operator

This certificate provides an individual with the skills needed to operate computer numeric control (CNC) machines in manufacturing businesses. The students focus on the processes and procedures commonly used to set up CNC machines, select and install tooling, follow quality control procedures and meet relevant safety expectations. Certificate completers will be prepared to fill positions in manufacturing businesses that are using current machining technologies.

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTRANCE

Required Courses

High School: None
College: None

NOTE:  A grade of "C" or better is required for each prerequisite course.

Other Requirements

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Course Requirements


Course Class Lab Credit
MTT 250 Principles of CNC 3 0 3
MTT 251 CNC Operations 2 3 3
MTT 252 CNC Setup and Operations 2 6 4
7 9 10

Required Major Core Courses


Course Class Lab Credit
MTT 105 Machine Tool Math Applications 3 0 3
MTT 290 Selected Topics In Machine Tool Technology 2 3 3
5 3 6
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  16

SEMESTER CURRICULUM

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
MTT 105 Machine Tool Math Applications 3 0 3
MTT 250 Principles of CNC 3 0 3
MTT 251 CNC Operations 2 3 3
8 3 9

SEMESTER 2 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
MTT 252 CNC Setup and Operations 2 6 4
MTT 290 Selected Topics In Machine Tool Technology 2 3 3
4 9 7
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  16

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

Contact Person: Shawn Reed

Waiting List: No

Local Starting Salary: $0.00

Local Average Salary: $0.00

National Starting Salary: $0.00

National Average Salary: $0.00