Certificate of Completion in CAM Systems Programming

Certificate Information

Academic Plan

CCL CAM Systems Programming

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Program Detail


Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Applied Technology


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

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in CAM Systems Programming program introduces the skills needed to translate product sketches and engineering designs into electronic design systems that are the basis for Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM). The program focuses on CAD/CAM application to the machine language to operate the Computer Numerical Control (CNC) systems that produce the machined product on CNC lathes, milling machines, and other manufacturing equipment.

Program Prerequisites Credits: None


Required Courses Credits: 48-51

DFT2553D Printing/Additive Manufacturing3
GTC/OSH/MIT106Industrial Safety2
GTC107Technical Mathematics I (3) OR
Satisfactory score on math placement test.0-3
GTC108Technical Mathematics II3
GTC185Electro-Mechanical Devices4
GTC216Properties of Materials3
MFG100Tool Room: Introduction to Machine Processes2
MFG102Machine Processes, Theory and Application3
MFG206CNC Programming3
MFG111Machine Trades Print Reading and Inspection4
MFG113Geometric Tolerancing and Dimensioning Application3
MFG214CNC: Operator Training3
MFG236CAD/Cam Mastercam Programming Level I3
MFG246Advanced CAD/CAM CNC Programming: MasterCam3
MFG250Manual Machining: NIMS Level I Certification Test Preparation6
MFG254Solids Modeling-Solidworks3

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Major: 5795
First Term: 2018 Fall
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 48-51
CIPS code: 48.0510
SOC codes: 51-4012
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Manufacturing
Instructional Council: Applied Technology (57)
GPA: 2.0