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Residential Faculty - Manufacturing
This program is part of the Applied Sciences and Technology Department.
Without well-trained individuals to run machinery and oversee production and manufacturing, businesses’ production facilities would operate inefficiently and be in danger of producing inferior products.
The Manufacturing program will help transform you into an invaluable asset by teaching you essential skills like process design, QA, quality control, computer numeric control (CNC) machine set-up and operation, computer-aided design (CAD), and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) programming. You will also learn how to apply mathematical reasoning to the manufacturing process, analyze technical documents to make informed decisions, and use other state-of-the-art manufacturing technology and procedures as an operator or technician while following manufacturing regulations and safety practices.
Make it happen and join the Manufacturing program today!
The Right Pathway for You
MCC offers Certificates of Completion and Associate Degrees for this program. Your interests and goals will guide you in selecting the pathway that is ideal for you. You may find a combination of certificates or degrees is the fastest way to realize your dreams.
The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||CNC Machine Operator||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||CNC Machining I||Pathway Map|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||CNC Machining II||Pathway Map|
MCC’s associate degrees enhance your resume and prepare you to enter the workforce with an advantage. Whether you are interested in simply completing basic, required college courses or specializing in a specific area, there’s a degree for you.
|Associate in Applied Science||AAS||Manufacturing Production Technology||Pathway Map|
Successful completion of a degree or certificate within the Manufacturing program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.
$46,932 Show expanded career information for CNC Operators
$62,418 Show expanded career information for CNC Programmers
Lathe and Turning Machine Operators
$48,025 Show expanded career information for Lathe and Turning Machine Operators
$48,444 Show expanded career information for Machinists
Manufacturing Production Technicians
$47,033 Show expanded career information for Manufacturing Production Technicians
Milling and Planing Machine Operators
$49,057 Show expanded career information for Milling and Planing Machine Operators
Multiple Machine Tool Operators
$37,075 Show expanded career information for Multiple Machine Tool Operators
Tool and Die Makers
$61,244 Show expanded career information for Tool and Die Makers
You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.
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Resources For You
Get credit for your industry training. MCC offers Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) for students with existing industry certifications, licenses, and approved corporate training. Access the form below and attach proof of training/certification when you submit your request. Please note, in order to access and complete the PLA form, you must be an MCC student and have an MEID.