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Program Overview



The Computer-Integrated Machining curriculum prepares students with the analytical, creative and innovative skills necessary to take a production idea from an initial concept through design, development and production, resulting in a finished product.

Coursework may include manual machining, computer applications, engineering design, computer-aided drafting (CAD), computer-aided machining (CAM), blueprint interpretation, advanced computerized numeric control (CNC) equipment, basic and advanced machining operations, precision measurement and high-speed multi-axis machining.

Employment Opportunities:

Graduates should qualify for employment as machining technicians in high-tech manufacturing, rapid-prototyping and rapid-manufacturing industries, specialty machine shops, fabrication industries, and high-tech or emerging industries such as aerospace, aviation, medical, and renewable energy, and to sit for machining certification examinations.

Technical Standards:

Program Contacts:

Walter Poplin

Lead Instructor - Machining

Degree Curriculum

To complete the degree, 36 credit hours from Computer-Integrated Machining Certificate (C50210) and Diploma (D50210) must be included in A50210.

Courses

WBL-110 World of Work 1
ENG-114 Professional Research & Reporting 3
OR
ENG-115 Oral Communication 3
MAC-152 Advanced Machining Calculations 2
MAC-214 Machining Technology IV 6
MAC-222 Advanced CNC Turning 2
ATR-212 Industrial Robots 3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
ISC-112 Industrial Safety 2
MAC-224 Advanced CNC Milling 2
Social Science Elective 3
MAC-113 Machining Technology III 6

Total credits needed to graduate: 33 Hours

Students on financial aid should speak with their financial aid advisors before enrolling in less than 12 credit hours per semester.

Diploma Curriculum

To complete the diploma, 16 credit hours from Computer-Integrated Machining Certificate must be included in D50210.

Courses

CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 3
MAT-121 Algebra/Trigonometry I 3
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3
OR
ENG-110 Freshman Composition 3
MAC-151 Machining Calculations 2
MAC-112 Machining Technology II 6
MEC-231 Computer-Aided Manufacturing I 3

Total credits needed to graduate: 20 Hours

Students on financial aid should speak with their financial aid advisors before enrolling in less than 12 credit hours per semester.

Certificate Curriculum

Courses

MAC-111 Machining Technology I 6
MAC-112 Machining Technology II 6
MAC-113 Machining Technology III 6

Total credits needed to graduate: 18 Hours

This certificate is offered to high school students through the Career and College Promise (CCP) program (C50210X). CCP students should complete this certificate over three semesters.

Students on financial aid should speak with their financial aid advisors before enrolling in less than 12 credit hours per semester.

Learning Outcomes

  • Safely perform the basic operation of machine shop equipment and machinery.
  • Demonstrate the ability to properly operate all necessary machine shop hand tools and measuring devices.
  • Demonstrate the ability to properly operate a vertical milling machine.
  • Demonstrate the ability to properly operate a lathe turning machine.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of basic and advanced usage of the Computer Numerical Controls systems (CNC) milling machine.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of basic and advanced usage of the CNC lathe machine.

Program Costs

Degree In-State Out-of-State
Tuition and Fees $4,984.00 $19,075.00
Books and Supplies $1,817.00 $1,817.00
Total Cost $6,801.00 $20,892.00
Diploma In-State Out-of-State
Tuition and Fees $3,165.75 $10,653.75
Books and Supplies $814.75 $814.75
Total Cost $3,980.50 $11,467.75
Certificate In-State Out-of-State
Tuition and Fees $1,453.50 $4,909.50
Books and Supplies $141.75 $141.75
Total Cost $1,595.25 $5,051.25

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