Certificate Program

Degree offered

Certificate of Recognition in Applied Manufacturing

Credits required 13

Dean

Peter Schuyler

Program contact

Mary Cass, Coordinator and Associate Professor of Automation Technology, ext. 2248

Program Goals Statement

Students learn to use standard machine-shop equipment and operate and program CNC machinery to become manufacturing technicians. Students also understand the materials to be processed and technical drawing through the use of AutoCAD.

Program Information

  • This program serves as a solid base for continuing on toward a degree, with all courses transferring to BCC’s Automation, Electro-Mechanical and Mechanical Technology programs
  • This program utilizes BCC’s NSF-funded Computer-Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) Laboratory facility, utilizing typical industrial CNC machining centers.
  • Students must have previously completed algebra II and geometry before enrolling in certificate courses.

Degree Requirements

Program Courses

CAD 101Computer Aided Drafting

3 credits

EGR 111Fundamentals of Manual Machining

3 credits

EGR 112Automated Machining

3 credits

EGR 172Material Science

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:13

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

CAD 101Computer Aided Drafting

3 credits

EGR 111Fundamentals of Manual Machining

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

EGR 112Automated Machining

3 credits

EGR 172Material Science

4 credits

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