Advanced Machine Tool Technology / CNC Certificate

Program Information

Degree Type: 
Certificate of Achievement

Provides students with the opportunity to improve and build on current skills and knowledge of CNC. Students receive training on the latest equipment used in the modern business environment, and successful students have the opportunity to develop an advanced-level of proficiency in the use and application of CNC equipment.

Learning Outcomes: 
  • Develop knowledge of career opportunities and demonstrate the requisite entry level machining and measurement skills for the Manufacturing Industry.
  • Practice safe work habits in an industrial manufacturing environment.
  • Create a basic or complex part on non-computerized industry standard machining and turning equipment.
  • Create complete complex parts on computer controlled machining centers.
  • Create complete complex parts on computer controlled turning centers.
  • Utilize quality control concepts to identify root cause part discrepancies.
  • Synthesize information using numerical control software to complete three-dimensional parts on computer controlled milling and turning centers.
Minimum Number Of Credits To Graduate: 
24.0 (Including Options/Electives)

Requirements are Subject to Change

The information represented here is for the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the Program Evaluation section of WebAdvisor.

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Industrial Technology Division • 313-845-9656 • • Technology Bldg • Room: E-172
Guy Pizzino • 313-845-6331 • • Technology Bldg • Room: E-117B
Career Opportunities: 

The courses required for this certificate are all accepted towards an associate degree to improve a student’s employability. The certificate can be used as a building block toward an Associate’s Degree in Science.