Precision Machining and Manufacturing

Offered At the following campus locations
Program Overview

The Precision Machining and Manufacturing Diploma program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in the machine tool technology field. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of machine tool theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a Machine Tool Technology Degree/Diploma and have the qualification of a machine tool technician.

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Entrance Requirements

Education: A high school diploma or its equivalent is not required for admission, but must be obtained before receiving a diploma from SGTC. Age: 16 years or older Placement: Achievement of appropriate scores on the college's placement test or submission of acceptable SAT or ACT scores. Provisional Admission accepted.

Course Overview
CourseCredit Hours
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev 2
MCHT 1011 Introduction to Machine Tool 4
MCHT 1012 Print Reading for Machine Tool 3
MCHT 1020 Heat Treatment and Surface Grinding 4
MCHT 1119 Lathe Operations I 4
MCHT 1120 Mill Operations I 4
AMCA 2110 CNC Fundamentals 4
MCHT 1219 Lathe Operations II 4
MCHT 1220 Mill Operations II 4
XXXX xxxx Occupational Elective 6
Select either MCHT class or both MATH classes:
MCHT 1013 Machine Tool Math 3
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts 3
MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry 3
*48 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation