Apr 20, 2021  
2020-2021 College Catalog 
    
2020-2021 College Catalog

Computerized Numerical Control (CNC) Machinist Technician


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Campus Location: Peosta

Program Entry: Enrollment may occur during any term. Fall term is the start of the program course sequence.

Award: Diploma

Description: Being trained as a CNC Machinist provides students opportunities to succeed in advanced manufacturing facilities. The program provides the skills necessary to do a safe setup and operation of manual machines including lathes, mills, grinders, saws and hand tools. You will learn to operate, setup and program CNC mills and lathes, design and program using CAD/CAM systems, learn proper inspection techniques, and become well versed in blueprint reading. The CNC Machinist program will prepare you for successful employment in a manufacturing career.

Enrollment Process: See Enrollment Process . Applicants to this program do not need to complete the ALEKS® math assessment.

Program Requirements: During term 1, while enrolled in MFG 241 , students will complete a 10-hour OSHA training course through Career Safe Online.

Academic Requirements: To graduate from this program, students must complete all core coursework with a “C-” grade or above and earn a minimum 2.0 grade point average.

Minimum Credits: 43.5

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