Machining Technician Diploma


Hutchinson (32 Credits) - Education Plan

Machining Technician - Diploma (2015-2016)

Hutchinson (32 Credits) - Education Plan

Machining is a craft that provides the key to modern manufacturing.

The machinist shapes and finishes the metal parts that go into every consumer product.

Ridgewater College graduates are in every area of manufacturing including machine operator, plant manager, and sales of machine tools.

The lab is state-of-the-art with equipment found in high-tech manufacturing firms like Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) machines and CAD/CAM.

Course Outline

* = Credits for this course are variable. See your Advisor about this course.

Course Number Course Title Credits
CMAE 1528 Career Success Skills 1
DRFT 1502 CAD I 3*
ENGT 1103 Mechanical Systems 2
MACT 2503 Parametric Design I 3
MACT 2950 Special Topics/Projects 1-6*
ONCR 100 On Course


WELD 1190 Welding for Non-Welding Majors 2
  Total Credits: 4
  Total Diploma Credits 32