Machine Tool Technology / CNC

About Our Program

Do you have an interest in design and visualization? Do you enjoy working with advanced technology?

If so, you may be a great fit for the Machine Tool Technology/CNC program at HFC. Our program provides you with a foundation in the principles and skills of machining in an industrial manufacturing environment. By the time you finish, you will be able to solve complex technological problems through critical analysis, practice safe work habits in a manufacturing environment and gain entry-level employment as a machine tool operator or CNC programmer.

In our program you won't just sit in classrooms; you will engage in hands-on learning in a simulated work environment, guided by our industry-experienced professional staff. Our curriculum is project-based, allowing you to work directly with the latest CNC equipment and industry-standard software. You will learn how to create basic and complex parts using non-computerized machining and turning equipment, as well complete complex parts on computer controlled machining and turning centers. You will also learn how to synthesize information using numerical control software to complete three-dimensional parts on computer controlled milling and turning centers.

Enroll now in the Machine Tool Technology/CNC program to get started in a career in the industrial manufacturing industry.

Interested in our Program?

14.4% growth rate

for Manufacturing Employment.

State-of-the-Art Technology
Industry standard software

including master-cam, pcdemus, calypso.

$30.11 median pay

For First-Line Supervisors of Production & Operating Workers.

50,011 employment in 2021

Expected for Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators.

Hands-On Learning
Hands-on interactive learning.
Highly qualified staff

Staff work in the industry.

Experienced Faculty
State-of-the-art lab equipment

Haas CNC Lathes, Haas CNC Vertical Milling Centers, Brown and Sharp CMM and more.

Student Testimonials

  • Jordan Lesinski

    The Industrial Technology program at HFC is on the cutting edge of technology backed by knowledgeable staff. The program fully lives up to the HFC brand "FutureDriven."

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Faculty

Contact
Guy Pizzino
Associate Dean
B.S., Eastern Michigan University; M.A., Eastern Michigan University gpizzino@hfcc.edu 313-845-6331