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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

A career pathway is a series of connected education and training strategies and support services that enable individuals to secure stackable industry relevant credentials and obtain employment within an occupational area and advance to higher levels of future education and employment in that area. The Machine Tooling Technics two-year technical diploma includes two embedded technical diploma options as documented below:

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.