Certificate of Completion in Machining

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The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Machining program introduces the skills and knowledge for application in a modern precision manufacturing work environment. Through classroom instruction and hands-on operation of machine tools, students will learn to shape metals and other materials to close tolerances and customer specifications.

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Academic Career
Credit
Degree/Certificate Type
Career and Technical Certificate
Academic Plan
Machining (CCL)
Academic Plan Code
5614
Total Credits Required
23
Catalog Year
2018-2019

Career Opportunities

This pathway map can lead to a variety of different occupations and industries. Below is a sampling of some of the possible positions and Arizona-based salaries related to this pathway map. Some of the opportunities presented below may require either a bachelor degree or a post-graduate level education.

Example job titles with salary information
Occupation / Title Annual Median Wage
Machinists $43,260
Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.

Course Sequence by Term

The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Initial course placement is determined by placement tests and completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.

When to Start Taking Classes

It is suggested that you begin taking the courses found in this course sequence starting in a Fall Semester.

Fall Semester (Term 1)

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Fall Semester (Term 1)
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
14
GTC106 Industrial Safety RC 2
GTC108 Technical Mathematics II GTC108 meets the General Education Mathematics area. Critical Course. RC 3
MFG100 Tool Room: Introduction to Machine Processes RC 2
MFG102 Machine Processes, Theory and Application RC 3
MFG111 Machine Trades Print Reading and Inspection Critical Course RC 4

Spring Semester (Term 2)

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Spring Semester (Term 2)
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
9
GTC216 Properties of Materials RC 3
MFG113 Geometric Tolerancing and Dimensioning Application RC 3
MFG254 Solids Modeling-Solidworks RC 3

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Program Area Key

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HU = Humanities, Arts and Design
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social-Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Disclaimer

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

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 Certificate of Completion in Machining (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=120932).

* Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.