Sep 20, 2020  
2011-2012 College Catalog 
    
2011-2012 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computerized Numerical Control, A.A.S.


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Technical Division

Computerized Numerical Control


Shelton State Community College has long been recognized as the state’s center for training in numerical control. Using numerical control, automatic operation is achieved by means of numerical instructions expressed in computerized code and prepared in advance. Shop conditions simulate those found in industry, and students learn how to read blueprints, determine sequence of operations, make their own set-ups, choose the correct machine for the job, and produce a quality product efficiently. Prior training and experience as a machinist is required for admission to the CNC program. Students interested in entering the CNC program should contact the CNC instructor for admission requirements.

Area I - Written Composition: 3 Semester Hours


Area II - Humanities and Fine Arts: 6 Semester Hours


Fine Arts or Humanities Electives: 3 Semester Hours


Choose from:

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Ethics
  • Humanities
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Religion 
  • Theater

Area III - Natural Science or Mathematics: 9-10 Semester Hours


Area IV - History, Social, and Behavior Sciences: 3 Semester Hours


Choose from:

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Total Hours Required for Degree: 67-68


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Technical Division