Computer Numeric Control Operator/Programmer II Certificate - Level I

The Computer Numeric Control Operator/Programmer II Certificate Level I is offered at LSC-CyFair and LSC-North Harris. For more information, please contact the Machining Technology Department.

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Program Description

The Machine Technology operator/programmer certification and degree programs are designed to prepare graduates for careers in the manufacturing industries.  Topics within the programs include blueprint reading, computer-aided manufacturing (CADCAM), machine shop math, extensive hands-on set up, and operating manual lathes and mills, as well as operating, and programming CNC machine tools.

Machine Tool Technology is classified as an evolving occupation and the demand in careers for machinists is projected to remain steady and provide future employment growth and economic competitiveness within Texas.

First Year Credits

First Semester Credits

Course Number Title Credits
MCHN 1426 Introduction to Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) 4
MCHN 2438 Advanced Computer-Aided Manufacturing 4

TOTAL First Semester Credits:

8

Second Semester Credits

Course Number Title Credits
MCHN 2303 Funadmentals of Computer Numeric Controlled (CNC) Machine Controls 3
MCHN 2335 Advanced CNC Machining 3
MCHN1 2381 Cooperative Education: Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 3

TOTAL Second Semester Credits:

9

Total Credits

TOTAL Credits for Computer Numeric Control Operator/Programmer II Certificate, Level I:

17

 

 

 

  1. Capstone course