2020-2021 Catalog (Current)

Basic CNC Programming and Machine Operation

Degree Type: Certificate
College(s): College of Engineering Technology

Program Requirements

Basic CNC Programming and Machine Operation, Certificate Program Checksheet

Includes:

  • Certificate Courses
  • Admission and Transfer Requirements
  • Graduation Requirements

Why Choose a Basic CNC Programming & Machine Operation Certificate?

This certificate gives you hands-on experience in working with CNC machines. You will learn how to program, setup, and operate CNC mills and lathes. The required course sequence provides a well-rounded experience in basic machining, 3D parametric solid modeling, and CNC programming and machine operation.  

Career Opportunities

This certificate is a great compliment to any manufacturing-related technical or business program because it combines closely related technical skills that are in high demand throughout the industry.

More Information:

School of Design and Manufacturing
Manufacturing Engineering Technology Programs
915 Campus Drive, SWN 220
Big Rapids, MI 49307
Phone: 231-591-2511
Email:
https://www.ferris.edu/CET/design-mfg/Manufacturing/homepage.htm

 

Ferris State University
College of Engineering Technology
1009 Campus Drive, JOH 200
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2280
Phone: 231-591-2890
Email:
www.ferris.edu/technology

Required Courses
Credit Hours

Certificate Required Courses - 7 Credits

MFGT 150 or Equivalent
Manufacturing Processes
2
PDET 122 or Equivalent
Parametric Modeling
2
Choose one:
Basic CNC Programming
2
or
CNC and CAM
4
Choose one:
CNC Machine Operation
1
or
CNC and CAM
4