Certificate of Completion in CNC Machining II

Certificate Information

Academic Plan

CNC Machining II

Academic Plan Type

Certificate of Completion (CCL)

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Official Curriculum Details

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Applied Technology


This certificate has associated pathway maps with course sequence(s). We recommend using them as reference instead of the list below.


Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

This program replaces:
CCL/5647 CNC Machining II
CCL/5795 CAM Systems Programming

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in CNC Machining II prepares students for advanced employment opportunities as operators and technicians in the manufacturing industry. The program provides applied skills in process design as well as advanced knowledge in quality control, Computer Numeric Control (CNC), and Computer Aided-Design/Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM) programming for current and future needs of the manufacturing industry. An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Manufacturing Production Technology is also available.

What You’ll Learn

This certificate will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Practice safety rules and regulations applicable to a manufacturing environment.
  2. Apply mathematical reasoning to the manufacturing process.
  3. Analyze technical documentation and materials to make informed decisions in manufacturing processes.
  4. Evaluate compliance using standardized industry inspection techniques.
  5. Demonstrate personal and professional accountability.
  6. Effectively communicate orally, visually, and in writing in the manufacturing environment.
  7. Effectively work within a team structure.
  8. Use the appropriate hand, measuring and cutting tool for a given task according to industry standards.
  9. Program, set up, operate, and adjust manual and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) manufacturing machinery or equipment using a combination of diverse materials and technologies.
  10. Analyze processes and problems within manufacturing environment to make appropriate decisions.
  11. Design mechanical components and assemblies to industry standards for additive and subtractive manufacturing processes.

Required Courses

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
Required Courses for CCL in CNC Machining I
MPT101Technical Documentation (3) OR
MPT101MPTechnical Documentation (3)3
MPT110Inspection Techniques (3) OR
MPT110MPInspection Techniques (3)3
MPT111Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (3) OR
MPT111MPGeometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (3)3
MPT113Coordinate Measuring Machines I (3) OR
MPT140Manual CNC Programming (3)3
MPT120Introduction to Manual Machining (4) OR
MPT120MPIntroduction to Manual Machining (4)4
MPT130CNC Machine Operator (6) OR
MPT130MPCNC Machine Operator (6) OR
MPT131CNC Machining Level I (6) OR
MPT131MPCNC Machining Level I (6)6
MPT132CNC Machining Level II (3) OR
MPT132MPCNC Machining Level II (3) OR3
Required Courses for CCL in CNC Machining II
Students interested in taking MPT250 are advised to take MPT151
MPT150Introduction to SolidWorks (3) OR
MPT151Solid Design I: SolidWorks (3)3
MPT260Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) I (3) OR
MPT260MPComputer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) I (3)3
MPT262Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) II (3) OR
MPT262MPComputer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) II (3)3
MPT270Tooling, Fixtures, and Gauges3

Restricted Electives

Restricted Electives
Course #Course TitleCredits
Students should complete 6-7 credits from the category below that best aligns with their academic and professional goals.
Quality and Inspection:
MPT215Workplace Quality Systems3
MPT216Applied Statistical Process Control Methods3
MPT217Lean and Six Sigma Applied Concepts3
Industrial Design:
MPT152Solid Design: Certified SolidWorks Associate/Certified SolidWorks Professional Test Preparation1
MPT250Solid Design II: Advanced Part Modeling: SolidWorks3
MPT255Solid Design 3D Printing: Techniques in Additive Manufacturing4
MPT261MasterCam Certified Programmer Mill Level I: Test Preparation: CPgM11
Manual Machining:
MPT220Manual Machining: NIMS Level I Certification3
MPT221Manual Machining: NIMS Level II Certification3
Related Experience:
AIT100Industrial Safety1
AIT105Maintenance Operations3
MPT282++Volunteerism for Manufacturing: A Service Learning Experience1-3
MPT290++Manufacturing Production Internship Fall1-3
MPT296++Cooperative Education1-4
WLD101Welding I3

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Award Details

First Term
2020 Fall
Final Term
Total Credits
CIPS code
SOC codes
17-3029.09, 51-4081.00, 51-4041.00, 51-4012.00, 51-4011.00, 51-4034.00, 51-4035.00
Initiating College
Program Availability
Occupational Area
Instructional Council
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