32-420-1 Technical Diploma (two-year)
Financial Aid Eligible
The two-year Machine Tool Technician program will prepare the student to operate and set up machine tools for the machining industry. You will learn general machining skills based on the skills and knowledge identified by the Metalworking Industry Skill Standards Board. The student will learn production planning and quality control and how to use metallurgical equipment, perform precision measuring, use an engineer's handbook, and interpret prints. Computer-aided machining and programming techniques are emphasized.
Career Pathways connect progressive levels of coursework to allow students to build upon their education. Each step in the pathway connects with employment options and provides the opportunity for advancement to higher levels. The Machine Tool Technician program includes the following pathway option:
Students in this program must:
Employers will expect Machine Tool Technician graduates to be able to:
The estimated total program cost for the two-year Machine Tool Technician program is $11,589 (does not include books, tools, supplies, or uniforms). This program is eligible for financial aid. View more information on program and costs.
Additional Supplies required for the Machine Tool Technician program
For information regarding additional supplies, contact the Admissions Advisor.