Machine Tool Technology

Machine Tool Technology instructs its students in making computation relating to working dimensions, tooling, feeds and speeds of machinery. Instruction in the laboratory is provided in the use of lathes, shapers, milling machine, grinders; the use of precision measuring instruments such as layout tools, micrometers, and gauges; methods of machining and heat treating and testing of various metals; and the reading of blueprint parts. Advanced training is available in technical mathematics, mechanical drawing, industrial psychology, safety and shop management.

Admission Requirements

Students must submit a composite score of 14 or higher on the ACT. Exceptions may be made, with instructor permission, for students who do not meet entrance requirements.

Completion options include a Technical Certificate and an Associate of Applied Science degree.

For the list of courses required in this program, click here to visit the program check sheets page.

For the Gainful Employment information for the Machine Tool Technology Technical Certificate, click here.


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