Metal Machining Technology

Your future in Metal Machining Technology

Students in the Metal Machining Technology program will learn how to manufacture products using precision machinery that is recognized in today's industry. Students will be exposed to design concepts that incorporate different manufacturing processes that lead to a final consumer product. The Metal Machining Technology program is taught in a blended learning environment using online curriculum, classroom instruction, and hands-on lab work.


  • Blueprint reading
  • Precision measuring instruments
  • Bench and layout operations
  • Drill press and pedestal grinder
  • Manual mill, lathe, and surface grinder
  • CNC programming and set-up
  • CNC milling and CNC turning

Duane Emig, Instructor

Program Curriculum
Metal Machining

Extracurricular activities

Career opportunities
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Career Pathways

Metal Machining Technology is part of the Engineering/Manufacturing & Industrial Technology Pathway. Learn if this career pathway is for you.

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