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Advanced Manufacturing Technology Certificate


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MACC's certificate in Advanced Manufacturing Technology prepares the student for entry into the general, industrial, manufacturing field. Courses provide skills in basic electrical circuits, electric motor controls, machining, hydraulics, welding, maintenance management, quality control, and production planning. Most courses involve hands-on experience with up-to-date, high-technology equipment found in current manufacturing operations. Upon successful completion of all four Certified Production Technician (CPT) modules, students will receive certification from the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC).  

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Course Required Courses
Hours Milestone*
 AMD110  Industrial Print Reading: CPT2 3  
   Directed Electives (see below) 2  
 EET100  DC/AC Electronics 3  
 EET101  ^Industrial Electricity 3  
 EET110  ^Digital Electronics & Control 3  
 IND100  Industrial Safety & Manufacturing Processes: CPT1 & CPT3 3  
 IND101  Fundamentals of Industrial Maintenance: CPT4 3  
 IND105  Fluid Power Principles 3  
 MSP220 or
 ^CNC Programming or
 ^CNC Operations
 MSP101  Machine Tool I 3  
 WLD101  Welding I 3  
  Directed Electives (2 credit hours needed)
 BUS150 or
 IND120 or
 ^Business Communication or
 ^Technical Report Writing or
 ^Composition I
 MSP102  ^Machine Tool II 3  
 MTH130 or 
 MTH140 or 
 ^Technical Mathematics or 
 ^Precalculus Algebra or 
 ^Quantitative Reasoning
 SKL101  College Orientation 1  
 SKL250  ^Employment Seminar 1  
 WLD102  ^Welding II 3  
  Total Hours for Certificate (minimum) 32  


*It is strongly recommended that students successfully complete the Milestone courses as planned on the academic map to ensure completion of the certificate in a timely manner. In addition, if students do not successfully complete the Milestone course(s), they are strongly encouraged to re-enroll in the course(s) the following semester.

**Certificate is granted upon successful completion of all required courses plus directed elective courses totaling a minimum of 32 credit hours.

^Please refer to the course descriptions for pre/co-requisite and placement information. You can only register for these courses if you have met the prerequisite, placed into the course and/or enroll in the co-requisite course(s).