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Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programmer Micro-Credential

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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 Micro- Credential as credit bearing or non-credit bearing.This microcredential consists of five courses which include:


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the CNC Programmer Micro-Credential, 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 Micro-Credential prepares students to be ready to enter the workforce as an entry level CNC Programmer.


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