AAS Manufacturing Technology
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program. ++ indicates any suffixed course.
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Manufacturing Technology helps prepare students for employment as technicians and managers in the manufacturing industry. The program provides skills in computer programming and operation for current and future needs of the manufacturing industry. Students also gain knowledge, skills, and experience in traditional machining and manufacturing processes. The program is comprised of specialized curriculum in manufacturing technology, emphasizing mathematical and scientific theory, and a general education component.
|GTC107||Technical Mathematics I (3) OR|
|Satisfactory score on math placement test.|
|MET100AA||Tool Room I: Introduction to Machine Processes||2|
|MET109||Machine Trades Print Reading||3|
|MET113||Applied Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance||3|
|MET231||Manufacturing Processes and Materials||3|
|DFT105AA||Computer Aided Drafting I: AutoCAD||3|
|GTC108||Technical Mathematics II||3|
|GTC216||Properties of Materials||3|
|GTC296++Cooperative||Education (any suffixed course) (1-4) OR|
|GTC298++Special||Projects (any suffixed course) (1-3)||1-4|
|Students must select one of the following three (3) tracks.|
|Track I: CAM Systems Programming: Credits:||12|
|GTC236||CAD/CAM Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programming||3|
|GTC276||Solids Programming (3) OR|
|GTC246||Advanced CAD/CAM CNC Programming (3)||3|
|Track II: CNC Machining: Credits:||15|
|MET207||CNC Mill: Operator Training I||3|
|MET208||CNC Lathe: Operator Training I||3|
|MET209||CNC Mill: Operator Training II||3|
|MET210||CNC Lathe: Operator Training II||3|
|Track III: Manual Machining Credits:||17|
|GTC102||Machine Processes, Theory and Application||3|
|GTC223||Advanced Machine Tools||3|
|MET250||Machining Practices II||8|
|MET260||Tooling and Fixturing||3|
|General Education Requirements||Credits: 19-22|
|First-Year Composition||Credits: 6|
|ENG101||First-Year Composition (3) OR|
|ENG107||First-Year Composition for ESL (3) AND|
|ENG102||First-Year Composition (3) OR|
|ENG108||First-Year Composition for ESL (3) OR|
|ENG111||Technical and Professional Writing (3)||6|
|Oral Communication||Credits: 3|
|COM100||Introduction to Human Communication (3) OR|
|COM110||Interpersonal Communication (3) OR|
|COM230||Small Group Communication (3)||3|
|Critical Reading||Credits: 0-3|
|CRE101||College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (3) OR Equivalent as indicated by assessment.||0-3|
|Met by GTC108 in Required Courses area|
|Humanities and Fine Arts||Credits: 3|
|Any approved general education course in the Humanities, Arts and Design area|
|Natural Sciences||Credits: 4|
|Any approved general education course from the Natural Sciences area|
|Social and Behavioral Sciences||Credits: 3|
|Any approved general education course from the Social-Behavioral Sciences area.||3|
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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.
View MCCCD's program website for the Associate in Applied Science in Manufacturing Technology (https://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/acres.woa/wa/freeForm3?id=94418).
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