May 18, 2024  
2023 - 2024 Catalog 
    
2023 - 2024 Catalog

Computer Numerical Control - Certificate of Achievement


Program Code: CTZ.35866

Delta College offers a Certificate of Achievement in Computer Numerical Control (CNC) that includes four core courses with additional supporting classes. Computer Numerical Control programmers/operators can work with a wide variety of CNC machine tools although many specialize in one or two types. Specific duties may include: studying blueprints or sketches; building tooling, jigs, or fixtures; programming and editing; machine work pieces; inspecting and certifying product for dimensional accuracy; and light duty repair and maintenance of the CNC machine.

Fall First Year:


Total Semester Credits: 7


Winter First Year:


Total Semester Credits: 11


Total Credits: 18


Notations


CREDITS EARNED FOR THIS CERTIFICATE MAY BE APPLIED TOWARDS COMPLETIONS OF: A CNC ADVANCED CERTIFICATE; OR THE MANUFACTURING AND INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY AAS DEGREE; OR THE MECHANICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY AAS DEGREE.

  1. A grade of “C” (2.0) or higher is required in all courses for the certificate.
  2. CNC 162  is a Key course and must be completed with 5 years of completing certificate. Failure to complete within the stated time frame will require you to repeat this course.
  3. It is highly recommended that students job shadow to get a full understanding of employment in this area. Please see the program coordinator for these opportunities.
  4. Instructor permission is required for concurrent enrollment in MS 181W  and CNC 162 
  5. Instructor permission is required for concurrent enrollment in CNC 205  and CNC 162 
  6. Recommended electives MIT 118 , MTH 103 , MTH 119W , or SKMA 103