Precision Machining Technology

Prepare for a well-paying job in the technical field of precision machining. In our state-of-the-art Gene Haas technology lab, students learn to operate a variety of conventional machine tools, computer numerical control (CNC) machines, read and analyze engineering drawings, use precision measuring and inspection instruments, and utilize Mastercam software to program CNC equipment.

Individuals in this program have the option of transferring into the Advanced Certificate Precision Machining Program, allowing them further access to higher-level employment in the industry.

STUDENTS WILL DEVELOP KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS TO:

  • Demonstrate entry level skills.
  • Interpret engineering drawings utilizing current standards set by ANSI.
  • Produce a part that meets print specifications.
  • Apply occupational health and safety standards.

GRADUATES MAY PURSUE CAREERS AS:

  • Machinists
  • CNC machinists
  • Tool and die makers
  • Process quality control technicians
  • Quality control inspectors
  • Machine assemblers
  • Machine tool designers
  • CNC programmers
  • Field service representatives

Please see the College Catalog for all program details and requirements.

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Gain Access to Higher-Level Employment in Precision Machining