The CNC Programming and Operations Program is eligible for SC Workforce Industry Needs Scholarship (SC WINS), which can reduce tuition from $185 per credit hour at TCTC to $35*.
* Anderson, Oconee, Pickens Residents.
The CNC Programming and Operations will prepare you to work as a CNC /programmer and operator with manufacturers requiring high production volumes or short run batches of discrete parts. In addition to writing CNC programs, students will learn CAD design and analysis applications, create precision set-ups, select tooling, and operate a variety of CNC milling and turning centers.
We also offer certificates that can be applied toward the associate's degree. Learn more.
|Program of Study||Credential/Outcome||Eligible for Financial Aid||Course Scheduling||Location|
|CNC Programming and Operations||Associate Degree||Yes||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|Engineering Design||Associate Degree||Yes||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|Engineering Science - Transfer||Certificate||No||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|General Engineering||Associate Degree||Yes||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|Industrial Electronics||Associate Degree||Yes||Day,Evening||Easley,Pendleton|
|Introduction to CNC||Certificate||No||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|Introduction to Machining||Certificate||No||Day||Industrial Technology Center|
|Introduction to Manufacturing Management Technology||Certificate||No||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|Introduction to Quality Assurance||Certificate||No||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|Kepner-Tregoe-Analytic Troubleshooting||Noncredit, Prof Dev||Call 864-646-1700||Day||Pendleton|
|Leadership Training||Noncredit, Prof Dev||Call 864-646-1700||Varies||Pendleton|
|Lean Manufacturing/Process Improvement||Noncredit, Prof Dev||Call 864-646-1700||Day||Pendleton|
|Manual and CNC Fundamentals||Certificate||No||Day||Industrial Technology Center|
|Manual Machining||Certificate||No||Day||Industrial Technology Center|
|Manufacturing and Continuous Process Improvement||Certificate||Yes||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|Manufacturing Management and Leadership||Associate Degree||Yes||Day,Evening||Pendleton|
|Manufacturing Management and Leadership, Production and Operations Emphasis||Associate Degree||Yes||Day||Pendleton|
|Manufacturing Operators I||Certificate||No||Day||Pendleton|
|Manufacturing Production I||Certificate||No||Day||Pendleton|
|Manufacturing Production II||Certificate||No||Day||Pendleton|
|Mechatronics, Maintenance Technician||Noncredit, Prof Dev||Call 864-646-1700||Evening,Varies||Pendleton|
|National Electrical Code, NEC||Noncredit, Prof Dev||Call 864-646-1700||Day||Pendleton|
|Quality Management Systems||Noncredit, Prof Dev||Call 864-646-1700||Evening||Pendleton|
|Technical Operations I, Mechatronics||Certificate||No||Day,Evening||Easley,Pendleton|
|Technical Operations II, Mechatronics||Certificate||No||Day,Evening||Easley,Pendleton|
|Wastewater Treatment||Noncredit, Prof Dev||Call 864-646-1700||Evening||Pendleton|
Learn & Earn
CNC Programming and Operations offers great opportunities for your future, but you don't have to wait till graduation to begin doing what you love. This program offers several opportunities for work-based learning experiences that will complement the classroom work. Just a few examples are:
A Solid Career Outlook
A CNC Programming and Operations degree will prepare you for a great career as a tool and die maker, machinist, CNC operator, CNC programer and quality control technician, all of which are in high demand and offer high wages. Learn more about openings right here in our area by checking out Career Coach.
Cleveland Hall, Room 131
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
Telephone: (864) 646-1517