Machine tool technology students learn to set up and operate all standard machine tools. Students acquire knowledge and skills in mathematics, blueprint reading, computer aided drafting, precision measuring equipment including CMM training, and computer numerical control (CNC) as well as CAD/CAM training. The Machine Tool Technology Program is accredited by the National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS) (NIMS). Each student will have the opportunity to earn Level I Credentials with NIMS.
MTT Scholarship for Fall 2020
The Machine Tool Technology program is offering a $500 Gene Haas Foundation Scholarship to 15 first time MTT students for the Fall 2020 semester. This scholarship can be used to help pay for tuition, books, and required lab supplies. For more information on how to apply, please contact Garrett Brown (864) 592-4455 or email@example.com
Photo caption: Shown accepting a grant donation are from left: Shane Wood, instructor, SCC Machine Tool Technology Program; Gordon Eargle, Jeffrey's Manufacturing Corp/HAAS representative; Garret Brown, director, SCC Machine Tool Technology Program; and Mark Cramer, department chair, SCC Industrial Technologies.
Technical Scholars Program
The Technical Scholars program offers students the unique opportunity to expand learning beyond the classroom to develop skills for a real-world experience. Students participating in this program attend classes full-time at SCC, in an eligible degree program, while working part-time with a sponsor company, who may also provide tuition assistance for the student. Eligible programs of study and application periods vary depending on the company sponsor. Programs of study may include, Automated Manufacturing Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Mechatronics, Machine Tool Technology, Automotive Technology, and Welding. Find out more information about applying to Technical Scholars by contacting Jennifer Little in Career Services at (864) 592-4808 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
View Specific Programs and Course Requirements Below:
Machine Tool Technology Certificate
Machine Tool Technology, AAS Degree