Making a Difference in the Everyday World
Machine tool technology students learn to set up and operate all standard machine tools. Students acquire knowledge and skills in mathematics, blueprint reading, computer aided drafting, precision measuring equipment including CMM training, and computer numerical control (CNC) as well as CAD/CAM training. The Machine Tool Technology Program is accredited by the National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS). Each student will have the opportunity to earn Level I Credentials with NIMS.
Technical Scholars Program
The Technical Scholars program offers students the unique opportunity to expand learning beyond the classroom to develop skills for a real-world experience. Students participating in this program attend classes full-time at SCC, in an eligible degree program, while working part-time with a sponsor company, who may also provide tuition assistance for the student. Eligible programs of study and application periods vary depending on the company sponsor. Programs of study may include, Automated Manufacturing Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Mechatronics, Machine Tool Technology, Automotive Technology, and Welding. Find out more information about applying to Technical Scholars by contacting Jennifer Little in Career Services at (864) 592-4808 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
View Specific Programs and Course Requirements Below:
Machine Tool Technology Certificate
Machine Tool Technology, AAS Degree