(Formerly Computer Integrated Machining)

Photo of CIM student and instructor

Nearly everything we use in our daily lives, from automobiles to blenders, contains parts crafted by someone with Machine Tool Technology skills. South Central College’s Machine Tool Technology program prepares you to take advantage of the plentiful and profitable career opportunities in tooling and machining. Expert instructors guide you with hands-on projects using the industry's most up-to-date machining equipment. You also earn the industry-recognized credentials employers value.

STEM Award

Areas of employment: 

  • Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers (Metal and Plastic)
  • Machinists

Campuses:  Faribault (see awards/degree list below) and North Mankato 

Program Start Dates:  Fall and Spring Semesters

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Advanced Manufacturing Majors

Robots, computer systems, and complex machines have transformed they way we design and produce products. America's advanced manufacturing continues to expand faster than the overall economy increasing the need and pay for skilled workers.