Program Code: AASEP
ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED ARTS AND SCIENCE DEGREE
This program of study is designed to prepare the student to work in a modern manufacturing plant. Program emphasis is on developing skills in computerized manufacturing methods, computer-aided drafting and machining skills, material testing and inspection, quality control and good communication skills. Employment objectives for graduates include CAD/CAM operator and designer, materials tester, field service technician, quality control manager, estimator, laboratory technician or industrial supervisor.
When students complete this program, they will be able to:
- use precision measuring instruments to inspect dimensional features on work pieces
- set-up and operate a manual mill, lathe, and surface grinder
- program a CNC milling machine using CAD/CAM (Mastercam) software.