The Machining Master Certificate is a non-credit Fast Track program offered at LSC-Conroe Center and LSC-University Park. For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at LSCCE@LoneStar.edu.
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The Machining Master Certificate prepares graduates for careers in the operation and programming of computer numeric control (CNC) drills, grinder, mills and lathes used extensively in the manufacturing and repair industries. This program provides students with needed math skills, as well as an excellent blueprint reading, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, and precision measurement tools used in the actual industry. The master certificate program also includes advanced course offering include manufacturing, utilizing CNC equipment, computerized machine protocols as well as manual machining . This combination of courses contributes to a safe and productive environment for the trainee to develop the skills necessary for an apprentice position in the machining industry.
- Contact Hours: 304
- Cost of Program: $2,797
- Median Wage: $37,834 per year1
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|MCHNC||1104306||Machine Shop Mathematics||64|
|DFTGC||1102500||Blueprint Reading and Sketching||48|
|BUSGC||1101200||Work Skills for the Workplace||16|
|MCHNC||1200300||CNC Machine Controls, Fundamentals||48|
|MCHNC||1203400||Operation of CNC Machining Center||64|
|MCHNC||1203100||Operation of CNC Turning Centers||64|
TOTAL Contact Hours for Machining Master Certificate:
- Median Wage information obtained from the Texas Workforce Commission and the U.S. Department of Labor for 2009 (most recent data available).