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Metropolitan Community College Computer Integrated Machining and Manufacturing

CIMM-Tool Making Emphasis Curriculum

MCC Campus(es): MCC-Business & Technology
Program Coordinator: David Grady, 816.604.5464

Advanced Computer Integrated Machining and Manufacturing workers use manual lathes, manual mills and computer numerical control (CNC) equipment to manufacture precision metal parts.

This program, designed by MCC-BT's Precision Machining Consortium industry partners, begins with an intensive, one-semester certificate that prepares students to begin career in manufacturing and machining.

Important: Degree and certificate requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

A.A.S. Computer Integrated Machining & Manufacturing-Tool Making Emphasis

A.A.S. Computer Integrated Machining & Manufacturing-Tool Making Emphasis (PDF)

General Education Requirements
ENGL 101 Composition and Reading I 3
ENGL 215 Technical Writing 3
HIST 120
HIST 121
POLS 136
United States History to 1865 or
United States History Since 1865 or
Introduction to U. S.  National Politics
Choose one of the following Math Options:   
Option #1
MATH 103
MATH 120
MATH 104
MATH 130
Option #2
MATH 150

Technical Mathematics I or
College Algebra and
Technical Mathematics II or

Pre-Calculus or higher
COMM 100 Fundamentals of Speech 3
Special Program Requirements 
EHSS 111 Introduction to Health & Safety for General Industry 1
CIMM 100 Introduction to Machining & Manufacturing 3
CIMM 104 Metrology 2
CIMM 105 Introduction to Blueprint Reading 2
CIMM 106 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing 2
CIMM 110 Manual Lathe 3
CIMM 115 Manual Mill 3
CIMM 121 CNC Lathe Operation Fundamentals 4
CIMM 122 CNC Mill Operation Fundamentals 4
CIMM 141 EDM Technologies 3
CIMM 154
CIMM 155
Cutter Grinding or
Grinding Operations
CIMM 201 Metallurgy 3
CIMM 225 MasterCam I 3
CIMM 226 MasterCam II 3
CIMM 255 Tool Design, Jigs, and Fixtures 5
Choose 1 of the Following:  
CIMM 231
CIMM 232
CIMM 233
CIMM 234
CIMM 235
CIMM 236
CIMM 237
CIMM 238
Capstone Job Planning, Benchwork & Layout
Capstone Milling
Capstone Chucking
Capstone Turning
Capstone Surface Grinding
Capstone CNC Milling
Capstone CNC Turning
Capstone Drill Press
Total Credit Hours Required 61-63