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Machine Tooling Technics

32-420-5 Technical Diploma (two-year)
Campus: New Richmond

Computerized. Industry. Evolution.

The Machine Tooling Technics program emphasizes mold and toolmaking for the plastic injection molding industry including using computerized machining equipment. Basic machining skills are covered along with math and print reading. You will gain skills in precision measurement, metallurgical processes, in-depth programming, operation of CNC milling machines and lathes, shop and theory courses in toolmaking, and CAD/CAM operation.

Career Pathway Options

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 Tooling Technics program includes the following pathway options:

Admission Requirements

Students in this program must:

Detailed. Problem Solver. Visual.

Students should strive to reach a comfort level in the following courses or skills:

Find out what the Machine Tooling Technics program can help you do in the Career Impact article,
Not your father's manufacturing technology.

Demand high for employees in manufacturing

Student Profile

Machine Tooling Technics students should be able to:

Program Outcomes

Employers will expect Machine Tooling Technics graduates to be able to:

Program Costs

The estimated total program cost for the two-year Machine Tooling Technics program is approximately $8,500. This program is eligible for financial aid. View more information on program and costs.