Associate in CNC Machining

CNC Machining Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the CNC Machining program, graduates will be able to:

  1. Enhance their skills and knowledge of computer numerical control (CNC) machining in manufacturing sectors through collaboration, presentation and continuous learning.
  2. Earn nationally-recognized, portable credentials from the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) and the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS).
  3. Promote and facilitate upward educational and career mobility by providing students with the knowledge, skills and abilities to effectively integrate themselves into any manufacturing organization.
  4. Practice critical thinking and creativity that empowers them to reach their personal, academic, and professional goals.
  5. Apply critical thinking skills, the scientific method and problem analysis in manufacturing.
  6. Integrate the fields of management, social sciences, and humanities into an academic tract that prepares students to utilize the skills learned in the classroom within diverse settings and with a variety of populations.
  7. Develop skills to participate meaningfully in the manufacturing operations for the long-term viability of a manufacturing business for the purpose of promoting the mission, vision and core values.