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computer numerical control certificate

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    Program Number: 97-628-1
    School Year: 2017-2018
    Certificate
    Campus: Fond du Lac

    Program Description

    Manufacturers are always looking for employees skilled in Computer Numerical Control (CNC) setup, operations and programming.

    Moraine Park's Computer Numerical Control Certificate is an ideal option for individuals who have experience in manufacturing and are looking for short-term training. The program provides the fundamental concepts of CNC as well as hands-on coursework with computer aided drafting (CAD) software and operation of CNC equipment.

    Courses are directly transferable to Moraine Park’s Process Engineering Technology associate of applied science degree if students wish to further their education in this field.

    Approximate Costs

    • $132.20 per credit (resident)
    • $198.30 per credit (out-of-state resident)
    • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
    • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.

    Career Opportunities

    • Graduates will be able to operate CNC equipment for metal fabrication, tool and die shops, furniture manufacturers, apparel manufacturers and plastic manufacturers.

    Admission Process

    • Submit the college admission application.   
    • Submit the $30 one-time fee.   
    • Take the college assessment test (ACCUPLACER, ACT or other). The ACCUPLACER assessment can be taken at MPTC.   
    • Meet with Academic Advisor to discuss order of courses and prerequisites (strongly encouraged).   

    Please visit the Admissions page for general information.

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    Courses

    NumberTitleCrs
    Term 1
    103-159Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
    623-110Technical Print Reading2
    623-162Manufacturing Processes3
    623-190Basic Metrology3
    628-122Basic CNC Programming and Operation3
    628-132Advanced CNC Programming and Operation3
    804-113College Technical Mathematics 1A3
    Total18
     

    Academic Planner

    Current students, please see your Advisor for your academic planner.

    Transfer Opportunities

    Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

    Additional Information

    *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

    For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.