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Machining, Vocational Certificate

Program Information

Vocational Certificate - Code 1202 - Catalog 2017/2018

Frank Snyder, Director, 386-506-4171, Frank.Snyder@daytonastate.edu

Bridgette Cherry, Administrative Specialist, 386-506-4165, Bridgette.Cherry@daytonastate.edu

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes

Mission:

The mission of the Machining program is to provide the knowledge, practice and skill development necessary to become a successful machinist. The program provides access to the vocational student with the latest technological equipment and methods. The program embraces diversity, equal access, and equal opportunity for training in the local, state manufacturing market.

Description:

The program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to be employed in the manufacturing industry. The instruction covers lathe and mill operations, proper care and use of measuring tools, CNC programming and operations, CAD/CAM programming, and manufacturing skills related to industry standards.

Outcomes:

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge and ability to safely follow rules and regulations to machining standards.
  2. Identify and use different tools, equipment, material and measuring tools used in the industry.
  3. Demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of the industry including but not limited to theory, application, troubleshooting and safety.
  4. Demonstrate knowledge and skill in the industrial workplace.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to plan and initiate projects in the machining field of work.

Note: This program is eligible for federal financial aid and state bright futures.

Approximate Additional Costs

Program Tuition and Fees: $2,056* (Book costs are not included)

Access Fee: $31.50 ($1.26 per credit)

Assessment Fee: $33

Lab Fees: $380

Textbook Estimate: $300

*In-state tuition only; out-of-state tuition will be higher.

Financing Options: All students are encouraged to apply for federal and state student financial assistance by visiting FAFSA at http://www.fafsa.gov. For more information on grants, loans and work programs available please visit the Office of Financial Aid webpage at http://www.daytonastate.edu/finaid. Students are also encouraged to apply for one of the many Daytona State College Foundation scholarships offered each semester. For more information see: http://www.daytonastate.edu/scholarships.

Additional Admission Requirements

Students who do not have a standard high school diploma/GED may be eligible for admission, on an alternative basis, to this program if they meet the following criteria:

  1. Take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) which measures reading, English and math skills, and achieve specified minimum scores.
  2. Meet with a counselor/advisor for placement test evaluation to receive advice on course selection and registration.
  3. Students who do not have a standard high school diploma/GED cannot receive student financial aid.

Careers

CIP Code (6 digit) 48.0503

The following information is required by federal regulations to be provided to students for all vocational and certificate programs. Additional information on any career, job, or salary potential can be found at http://www.onetonline.org.

Program Length: The typical length of this program is two (2) semesters (30 weeks) (summer session doesn't often make) for a full-time student, with 60% graduating within 2 semesters for 2014-15. The Florida Education and Training Placement Information Program (FETPIP) lists the placement rate (2013-14) for this field at 71%.

51-4041.00 Machinists http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/51-4041.00Green

For additional information on wages, trends and career videos:

http://www.careerinfonet.org/occ_rep.asp?optstatus=011000000&soccode=514041&id=1&nodeid=2&stfips=12&search=Go

Note: Need help preparing for your job search? Login to Daytona State's Career Services Online (CSO) to create your personal career account, or email your Daytona State College Career Advisor.

Program Specific Courses

PMT0211CPrecision Machining I and Lab

90

PMT0215CPrecision Machining II and Lab

90

PMT0251CCNC Operations I and Lab

90

PMT0255CCNC Operations II and Lab

90

PMT0260CCAD/CAM Programming I and Lab

90

PMT0265CCAD/CAM Programming II and Lab

90

PMT0720CComputer Numerical Control (CNC) III and Lab

90

PMT0290Cooperative Education Experience in Machining

30

TDR0304CComputer Aided Drafting CAD and Lab

120

Sample Program of Study

1st Semester

PMT0211CPrecision Machining I and Lab

90

PMT0215CPrecision Machining II and Lab

90

PMT0251CCNC Operations I and Lab

90

PMT0255CCNC Operations II and Lab

90

2nd Semester

PMT0260CCAD/CAM Programming I and Lab

90

PMT0265CCAD/CAM Programming II and Lab

90

PMT0720CComputer Numerical Control (CNC) III and Lab

90

PMT0290Cooperative Education Experience in Machining

30

TDR0304CComputer Aided Drafting CAD and Lab

120

TOTAL VOC. HRS. 25.00
TOTAL CONTACT HRS. 750.00

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.