Manufacturing Technology

For students who are more mechanically inclined, the manufacturing technology career pathway is a great start to finding out what career interests them. The courses sequence has been designed to build skills in fundamental welding, metal working, blueprint reading, and general machining. Students will develop a solid foundation in basic machining tools such as lathes and milling machines, as well as general shop equipment and tools.

Manufacturing Technology

Fall Semester

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
WEL-122 Beginning Welding
2.0
WEL-181 Gas Metal Arc Welding
2.0
IND-187 Mechanical Processes
2.0
IND-126 Precision Measurements Lab
1.0
 
Total Hours: 7.0

Spring Semester

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
MFG-256 Intro to Lathe Operations
2.0
MFG-266 Intro to Mill Operations
2.0
IND-127 Shop Operations
1.0
IND-128 Blueprint Reading
1.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0
 
Career Pathway Total Hours: 13.0

Credit Articulation into Academic Programs

Course # Course Title
Credits
MFG.AAS
ELT.AAS
ELM.AAS
EDT.AAS
MEC.DIPL
SUS.AAS
WLD.DIPL
WEL-122 Beginning Welding
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
WEL-181 Gas Metal Arc Welding
2.0
2.0
IND-127 Shop Operations
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
IND-187 Mechanical Processes
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
MFG-256 Intro to Lathe Operations
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
MFG-266 Intro to Mill Operations
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
IND-126 Precision Measurements Lab
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
IND-128 Blueprint Reading
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
Total Credits by Program
13.0
11.0
4.0
11.0
8.0
11.0
2.0
12.0
Program
MFG.AAS Computer Integrated Fabrication Technology
ELT.AAS Electrical Technology
ELM.AAS Electrical Mechanical Technology
EDT.AAS Engineering Design Technology
MEC.DIPL Industrial Mechanics
SUS.AAS Sustainable Energy
WLD.DIPL Welding Technology