Precision Machine Technology C.T.S.

The Certificate of Technical Studies in Precision Machine Technology provides instruction in the theory and operation of manual mills and lathes, precision measurements, blueprint reading, and the use of other tools related to the machinist trade. Students can earn NIMS credentials in all phases of the training. Upon completion of this program, students will enter the workforce at entry level, pursue apprenticeship, or continue their machining training to earn the CAS.

Certificate of Technical Studies - Precision Machine Technology

Missoula College

Catalog Year: 2022-23


Required Courses15
Total Hours15

Degree Specific Credits: 15

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Required Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
MCH 101Introduction to Manufacturing Processes1
MCH 120Blueprint Reading & Interpretation for Machining3
MCH 129Machine Quality Control and Precision Measurements3
MCH 132Introduction to Manual Engine Lathes4
MCH 134Introduction to Manual Mills4
Total Hours15
Minimum Required Grade: C-