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Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programmer Microcredential

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Program Description

This credential consists of five courses: 

MFG 109   Fundamental Concepts of Metrology

MFG 209   Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing

MFG 106   CNC Programmer

MFG 105   CNC Operator 

MFG 107   Computer Aided Manufacturing 

This credential is stackable into the Manufacturing Certificate program.  Students may take this Microcredential as credit bearing or non-credit bearing.


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the CNC Programmer Microcredential, students will have achieved the following learning outcomes:

  • Understand how to read a blueprint and inspect a part to a blueprint
  • Demonstrate how to design two parts that fit together taking into consideration the cost to manufacture the parts
  • Demonstrate set-up and safe operation of a CNC machine
  • Create, enter and debug a program for a CNC machine
  • Create and control CAM generated tool paths

Employment Potential

This Microcredential prepares students to be ready to enter the workforce as an entry level CNC Programmer.


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