Computer-Integrated Machining

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

The Gaston College department of Computer-Integrated Machining Technology welcomes prospective students who are interested in employment as a machining technician. The two-year Associate in Applied Science degree program draws people who enjoy the innovation process — taking production ideas all the way from creative concept to final product. Gaston College also offers a diploma option and three specialized certificates.

Technological Fluency
Coursework for the degree covers skills like manual machining, engineering design, blueprint interpretation, and precision measurement. Having mastered programs like computer-aided drafting (CAD) and computer-aided machining (CAM), graduates leave the program technologically fluent and workforce-ready.

Tapping Into Your Talents
One of the most satisfying parts of the machining technology degree is its incorporation of both creativity and analytics. Machine technicians become well-rounded in their abilities, as they learn the skills needed to take creative product designs to development and production.

Industry Flexibility
Graduates are qualified to enter several industries: high-tech manufacturing, fabrication, rapid prototyping, rapid manufacturing, and specialty machine shops — as well as emerging industries, like aerospace, aviation, medical, and renewable energy. Students who are interested in the diploma will also qualify to sit for machining examinations.

Want more details?
Download our Program Course Preview now.



 

 

 

 

 

 

The links below provide additional information on these programs.


 Associate of Applied Science

Computer-Integrated Machining, A.A.S. (A50210)

Diploma

Computer-Integrated Machining Diploma (D50210)

Certificate

Computer-Integrated Machining – Manual Machining and Automation Certificate (C50210A)

Computer-Integrated Machining – CNC Machining Turning and Milling Certificate (C50210B)

Computer-Integrated Machining – CAM and CNC Programming Certificate (C50210C)

Contact Information

Joshua Walker, Coordinator
Walker.joshua@gaston.edu
704.922.6388
Location: PTI-113A