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Prairie State College    
 
    
 
  Nov 24, 2017
 
2017-2018 Catalog

Manufacturing Technology, A.A.S.


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This program prepares personnel for a wide range of manufacturing related occupations. These include machine operator, machinist, CNC operator, CNC programmer, and robotics programmer. Coursework includes basic machine shop operations and processes, CNC machine operation and programming, CAD/CAM fundamentals, robotics and automated manufacturing applications. This program prepares technicians to operate, program, design and install manufacturing, assembly and materials handling equipment. Students who wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this program should consult an enrollment advisor regarding transfer information.

I. General Education Core (20)


Area A: Communication (6 credits)


Area B: Humanities and Fine Arts (3 credits)


Select one course from the list for Area B 

Area C: Mathematics (4 credits)


Area D: Physical and Life Sciences (4 credits)


Area E: Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 credits)


Select one course from the list for Area E 

Program Total: 61-62 credits


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