What is Computerized Manufacturing and Machining?
Work activities in machine shop involve applying knowledge of machine capabilities, the properties of materials, and shop practices to set-up and operate various machines. The skills needed to position work pieces, adjust machines, and verify the accuracy of machine functions and finish products are taught by classroom instruction, demonstration, and hands on experience.
Students enrolled in the Machine Tool Technology program must achieve a minimum grade of C in each BRX, MTT, and IE Core. See program checklists for more information.
Visit the program website to learn more about degree requirements, program faculty, career opportunities, and more.
What are my degree, diploma or certificate options?
A program plan describes the degree requirements (courses) and the sequence for completing the courses. Students are required to schedule an appointment with their assigned academic advisor to ensure achievement of their academic goals.
Gainful Employment Information
- CNC Machining & Waterjet Technology CERTIFICATE
- CNC Machinist DIPLOMA
- CNC Operator CERTIFICATE
- Machine Tool Operator II CERTIFICATE
- Machinist DIPLOMA
- Tool and Die Apprentice CERTIFICATE
- List of Gainful Employment Disclosures
Length of Program
You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.
This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.