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Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing

Combine your skills acquired from one year of welding and one year of Machine Tool Technology for a future in Advanced Manufacturing! In this program, you’ll learn the basics of operating machinery to produce precision metal parts, products, and tools. You will combine that knowledge with welding, fabrication, manual and computer numerical control (CNC) machine operation, computer-aided drawing, and workplace skills.

These skills are in demand across Iowa and the country. In just two years you can earn your Associate in Applied Science degree and be prepared for a career in manufacturing positions.

MCC’S Advanced Manufacturing Program

Our Welding and Machine Trades courses are taught in MCC’s state-of-the-art facilities. The two programs combined provide a solid hands-on foundation to prepare for a career in manufacturing.

  1. A two-year Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree for those who want to work in a manufacturing company.

MCC’S Advanced Manufacturing career examples

  • Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist
  • Journeyman Machinist
  • Machine Set-Up Operator
  • Machine Builder
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