Machining Technology Certificate

This curriculum is designed to prepare the student for that highly diversified area engaged in the production of machined objects required for the assembly of the products of modern industry. Upon completing this program students will be prepared to work as a machinist, tool maker, die maker, lathe machinist, or CNC machinist. Students planning to continue with an associate’s degree should consult with an MCC counselor.

CAD 150 3
Blueprint Reading
MET 101 3
Industrial Materials
MT 101A 3
MT 102 3
Intermediate Machining
MT 103 3
Advanced Machining
MT 150* 3
Machinery Handbook
MT 205 3
NC/CNC (Computer Numerical Control)
MT 206* 3
2-D CAD/CAM Computer-Aided Design/Machining
Choose One (1) Course From:

TMAT 102A Technical Math II

TMAT 201 Technical Math III

Math 100A Intermediate Algebra

Math 111 Algebra with Coordinate Geometry (Recommended for Transfer)

Total 27-28 CR. HRS.

*This course was mistakenly omitted from the requirements as printed in the 2018-19 MCC Course Catalog.

Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog


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