CNC Machining and Tool-Making Technology

CNC Machine Set-Up Specialist Certificate Courses

Award: Certificate
Required number of credits: 38
Program Start: Fall only

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

The CNC Machine Set-Up Specialist program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses
Non-Transfer Gen Ed
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite. See the course description for more details.

Semester 1
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT156 Statistics -OR- 3 $505.50
Math Electives
MFG122 Machine Trade Printreading I 3 $505.50
MFG157 Introduction to CNC Programming I * 2 $337.00
MFG158 Introduction to CNC Programming II ** 2 $337.00
MFG211 Basic Machine Theory 2 $337.00
MFG222 Machine Operations I 4 $970.00
MFG302 CNC Fundamentals 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 19
* First 8 weeks
** Second 8 weeks
Semester 2
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $505.50
ENG105 Composition I 3 $505.50
MFG142 Geometric Dimensioning Tolerancing 3 $505.50
MFG214 Advanced Machine Theory 2 $337.00
MFG228 Machine Operations II 4 $734.00
MFG309 CNC Programming Theory II 4 $674.00
MFG335 CNC Operations 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 19
Math Electives
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $842.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $674.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $505.50
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $674.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $674.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $674.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt
Buchanan Hall 128
319-296-4009
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Student Success Specialist

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
319-296-2329 ext.1062
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Program Advisors

Keith Siers
Buchanan Hall 153A
319-296-2329 ext.1117
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Jamie Dettmer
Buchanan Hall 128D
319-296-2329 ext.1430
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Brent Blythe
Buchanan Hall 153D
319-296-2329 ext.1391
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Bret Weber
Buchanan Hall 128C
319-296-2329 ext.1728
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
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