Machining Technology - AAS
Calvin Mayo, Department Chair
The machining Technology curriculum is designed to develop skills in the theory and safe use of hand tools, power machinery, computerized equipment, and sophisticated precision inspection instruments.
Students will learn to interpret blueprints, set up manual and CNC machines, perform basic and advance machining operations, and make decision to ensure that work quality is maintained.
Employment opportunities for machining technicians exist in manufacturing industries, public institutions, governmental agencies, and in a wide range of specialty machining job shops.
Students enrolled full-time and making satisfactory progress should complete this program in five semesters. Additional time may be needed to achieve minimum requirements in English, Math or Science.
This program offers a Machining Technology Diploma Basics Certificate and CNC Certificate. Contact the program coordinator or department chair for specific requirements.