Computer Numerical Control Technology CNC.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 24 Credit Hours

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Computer Aided Manufacturing
Effective as of Fall 2014

What is "Computer Numerical Control Technology"?

The Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Technology short-term certificate program is designed for individuals who are looking to upgrade their current manufacturing skills along with students who are interested in pursuing entry-level careers in the area of CNC machining. Coursework is focused primarily in the area of CNC lathe and mill operation, setup and programming. The courses included in this short-term certificate apply directly to the associate degree in Computer Aided Manufacturing, CNC Technology option.

Program Outcomes

  • Perform job setups for CNC mills and lathes with proper workholding and tooling.
  • Create computer programs to effectively produce quality parts on CNC mills and lathes.
  • Effectively and safely operate CNC mills and lathes in order to produce quality parts.

Career Opportunities

Prepares individuals for basic entry level jobs in CNC manufacturing.

Additional Information

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program: View the Gainful Employment Information

Curriculum

Course Title Credits
CAM 1107 Principles of Manufacturing 3
CAM 1109 Fundamentals of Tooling & Machining 3
CAM 1116 Fundamentals of Computer Numerical Control Operations 3
CAM 1141 Shop Floor Calculations I 3
CAM 1214 Computer Numerical Control Mill Programming 3
CAM 2145 Shop Floor Programming 3
CAM 2204 Computer Numerical Control Lathe Programming 3
MET 1131 Personal Computer Applications for Engineering Technology 1
OPT 1100 Tooling & Machining Metrology 2
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog.