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MCCCD Program Detail



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

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Textile and Apparel: Industrial Sewing Technician program is designed to provide skills for industrial sewing for manufacturing. Students gain proficiency in using industrial straight stitch, zigzag, over-lock, cover stitch, blind hemmers and walking feet sewing machines. Students also learn costing and production methods of construction. Completers of the certificate will enter the fashion industry at entry-level positions or above with industrial sewing skills.

Admission Criteria


Program Prerequisites Credits: 0-3

TEC111Clothing Construction (3) OR
TEC125Fashion Design (3) OR
permission of Program Director0-3

Required Courses Credits: 15

TEC143Industrial Sewing I2
TEC144Industrial Sewing II2
TEC244Industrial Sewing III2
TEC146Manufacturing Sewing Methods I2
TEC147Manufacturing Sewing Methods II2
TEC247Manufacturing Sewing Methods III2
TEC240Apparel Production Management2
TEC162Production Development Laboratory (1) OR
TEC270Design Studio (1)1

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Major: 5800
First Term: 2013 Summer II
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 15
CIPS code: 19.0901
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Art, A/V Technology, and Communication
Instructional Council: Family and Consumer Sciences (34)
GPA: 2.0