Academics

Curriculum – Tool and Die Technology

First Year - First Term
BCA-119 Computer Orientation 1 s.h.
ENG-701 Communications I 3 s.h.
IND-190 Skills and Safety in Industry 1 s.h.
MFG-137 Machinist Math I*
OR MAT-801 Applied Math A**
AND MAT-802 Applied Math B***
AND MAT-803 Applied Math C****
AND MAT-804 Applied Math D*****
2 s.h.
(1 s.h.)
(1 s.h.)
(1 s.h.)
(1 s.h.)
MFG-120 Machine Trade Print Reading I 1 s.h.
MFG-245 Machine Theory and Operations I+ 9 s.h.
17-19 s.h.
Second Term
MFG-130 Machine Trade Print Reading II++ 1 s.h.
MFG-138 Machinist Math II+++ 2 s.h.
MFG-248 Machine Theory and Operations II++++ 7 s.h.
MFG-302 CNC Fundamentals+++++ 3 s.h.
PHY-720 Career Physics# 4 s.h.
17 s.h.
Second Year - Third Term
MFG-108 Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD)## 2 s.h.
MFG-110 3-D Modeling### 2 s.h.
MFG-380 EDM Fundamentals#### 2 s.h.
MFG-424 Jig and Fixtures##### 5 s.h.
MFG-500 Statistical Process Control (SPC) 1 s.h.
12 s.h.
Fourth Term
BUS-162 Workplace Professionalism 3 s.h.
MFG-320 Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM)‡ 3 s.h.
MFG-408 Basic Die Making‡‡ 8 s.h.
WEL-335 Ag and Industry Welding 2 s.h.
16 s.h.
Fifth Term
ENG-702 Communications II‡‡‡ 3 s.h.
MFG-312 Advanced CNC‡‡‡‡ 2 s.h.
MFG-459 Injection Mold Making‡‡‡‡‡ 9 s.h.
MFG-460 Plastics Materials 1 s.h.
15 s.h.
Total Program Hours 77-79 s.h.

*Math Requirement – Students are required to complete MFG-137 and MFG-138 OR MAT-801, MAT-802, MAT-803, and MAT-804.

**Prerequisite: COMPASS Pre-Algebra score of at least 49, or ACT math score of at least 16, or MAT-063 Pre-Algebra with a grade of C or higher, or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of at least 59, or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of at least 50, or Accuplacer College Math score of at least 21.

***Prerequisite: COMPASS Pre-Algebra score of at least 49, or ACT math score of at least 16, or MAT-063 Pre-Algebra with a grade of C or higher, or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of at least 59, or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of at least 50, or Accuplacer College Math score of at least 21.

****Prerequisite: MAT-801 Applied Math A and MAT-802 Applied Math B with a grade of C or higher, or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of at least 59, or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of at least 50, or Accuplacer College Math score of at least 21.

*****Prerequisite: MAT-801 Applied Math A and MAT-802 Applied Math B with a grade of C or higher.

+Corequisites: MFG-120, Machine Trade Print Reading I; and MFG-137 Machinist Math or MAT-801 Applied Math A and MAT-802 Applied Math B.

++Prerequisite/Corequisite: MFG-120, Machine Print Reading I.

+++Prerequisite: MFG-137 Machinist Math I.

++++Prerequisites: MFG-245 Machine Theory and Operations I; and MFG-137 Machinist Math I or MAT-801 Applied Math A and MAT-802 Applied Math B; Corequisites: MFG-130 Machine Trade Print Reading II; and MFG-138 Machinist Math II or MAT-803 Applied Math C and MAT-804 Applied Math D.

+++++Prerequisites: MFG-245 Machine Theory and Operations I and MFG-248 Machine Theory and Operations II with a grade of C or higher.

#Prerequisite: MAT-801 Applied Math A, MAT-802 Applied Math B, MAT-803 Applied Math C, and MAT-804 Applied Math D; or MFG-137 Machinist Math I and MFG-138 Machinist Math II.

##Prerequisite: MFG-120 Machine Trade Print Reading I, MFG-130, Machine Trade Print Reading II, or instructor permission.

###Prerequisite: MFG-108 Computer-Aided Drafting or instructor permission.

####Prerequisite/Corequisite: MFG-302 CNC Fundamentals with a grade of C or higher and MFG-423 Jig and Fixtures.

#####Prerequisite/Corequisite: MFG-302 CNC Fundamentals with a grade of C or higher and MFG-248 Machine Theory and Operations II.

‡Prerequisite/Corequisite: MFG-108, Computer-Aided Drafting; MFG-302, CNC Fundamentals; MFG-423, Jig and Fixtures; and MFG-380, EDM Fundamentals. Students must obtain a grade of C or higher in MFG-302, CNC Fundamentals.

‡‡Prerequisite/Corequisite: MFG-424 Jig and Fixtures.

‡‡‡Prerequisite: ENG-701 Communications I.

‡‡‡‡Prerequisite/Corequisite: MFG-459 Injection Mold Making.

‡‡‡‡‡Prerequisite/Corequisite: MFG-408 Basic Die Making and MFG-460 Plastic Materials.

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