CNC Machining and Tool-Making Technology

CNC Machine Set-Up Specialist Certificate Courses

Award: Certificate
Program Start: Fall only
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time

The following list of courses is from the current catalog year, organized in the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student, and is subject to change.

Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

If you are a current student your program requirements may be different than those listed for the current catalog year. View your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and to search and register for classes.

Semester 1
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3
Math Elective
MFG122 Machine Trade Printreading I 3
MFG157 Intro to CNC Programming I -OR- 2
MFG158 Intro to CNC Programming II -AND- 2
MFG308 CNC Programming Theory 4
MFG211 Basic Machine Theory 2
MFG222 Machine Operations I 4
MFG305 CNC Operations 2

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Total Credits 16
Semester 2
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3
ENG105 Composition I 3
MFG142 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing 3
MFG214 Advanced Machine Theory 2
MFG228 Machine Operations II 4
MFG306 CNC Operations II 2
MFG309 CNC Programming Theory II 4

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Total Credits 18
Math Electives
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3
MAT122 College Algebra 5
MAT128 Precalculus 4
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
MAT156 Statistics 3
MAT210 Calculus I 4
MAT216 Calculus II 4
MAT219 Calculus III 4


Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt-Koger
Buchanan Hall 103
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Program Advisors

Keith Siers
Buchanan Hall 120-D
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Jamie Dettmer
Buchanan Hall 124-C
319-296-2329 ext.1430
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Ray Beets
Butler Hall 104-A
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