Certificate of Completion in Machining I


Certificate Information

Academic Plan

CCL Machining I

Academic Plan Code




Career Pathway

Associated Programs

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Machining I program introduces the skills and knowledge for application in a modern precision manufacturing work environment. Through classroom instruction and hands-on operation of machine tools, students will learn to shape metals and other materials to close tolerances and customer specifications.

Program Prerequisites

GTC107 Technical Mathematics I (3) OR  Satisfactory score on math placement test.

Course Sequence by Term

The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway.  Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term.  It is understood that students may enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Academic achievement is related to initial course placement determined by course placement tests, completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites,  any courses below 100 level, and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor, or program director, or counselor who can assist in assessing student needs that may affect course enrollment.  Appropriate resources can be discussed and agreed to in order to address student needs and support successful course completion.

Program Area Key:

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HUM = Humanities, Arts and Design
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social-Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Term 1

Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
PP GTC107 Technical Mathematics I 3
RC MET100AA Tool Room: Introduction to Machine Processes 2
RC MET109 Machine Trades Print Reading 3
RC MET231 Manufacturing Processes and Materials 3
RC MET112 Inspection Techniques 3

Term 2

Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
RC MET113 Applied Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance Will be offered at MCC Starting Sp 2018 3
RC GTC108 Technical Mathematics II 3
RC GTC104 Manufacturing Processes 4

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All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

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