Advanced Manufacturing - Machining Certificate

Handcraft your future

You can turn tool creation into a career.

You'll learn how to use machinery, read and create technical drawings and models using Computer Aided Design (CAD) software, and debug basic programs applied to machine tools. Hone your skills in our mechanical technology lab and computer labs.  

This certificate will qualify you for entry-level positions in advanced manufacturing facilities. 


Program Type
Career Program,
1 Year

Micron | OCC Partnership

Micron Technology, Inc. is building the largest semiconductor fabrication facility in the history of the United States, right here in CNY!  This project will create nearly 50,000 NY jobs, including approximately 9,000 high-paying Micron jobs

This degree program provides you with the training you'll need to start a successful career at Micron!

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Where you'll go

Our grads are qualified to work as machinists, apprenticesmachine operators, or tool grinders.

You can also apply your credits towards other programs in our School of Technology, Engineering, and Computing. 

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