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Contact: Short Term VocationalTitle: DepartmentContact: stv@mtsac.edu
Career Outlook MasterCAM (Noncredit)

Certificate of Completion
#24212

This certificate provides a strong background in MasterCAM 2-D and 3-D, and SolidWorks software packages along with the necessary machine shop theory and practice to input sound functional data into the CAM system.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Students will be employed or seeking employment in the field or a related field.
  • Students will be technically competent.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to create a toolpath for an industry representative part from a 2D print using CAM software.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Required Courses

Industry StatisticsJob Titles & Salaries
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    • Mechanical Drafters

      Mechanical Drafters

      SOC Career Code: 17-3013.00

      Prepare detailed working diagrams of machinery and mechanical devices, including dimensions, fastening methods, and other engineering information.

      Typical Hourly Salary
      $54.83

      The figure above is based off a percentile of 90 percent. 100 mile radus icon for career resultsAll job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Top Entry-Level Education
      Chart Legend
      • Doctoral Degree Or More
      • Master's Degree
      • Bachelor's Degree
      • Associate's Degree
      • Some College
      • Certificate
      • High School Diploma Or Less
      Median Salary Earnings
      $60,858.48
      Annual Job Openings
      643

      Openings are regional vacancies due to growth and turnover in this career.All job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Historical Wages
    • Industrial Engineering Technicians

      Industrial Engineering Technicians

      SOC Career Code: 17-3026.00

      Apply engineering theory and principles to problems of industrial layout or manufacturing production, usually under the direction of engineering staff. May perform time and motion studies on worker operations in a variety of industries for purposes such as establishing standard production rates or improving efficiency.

      Typical Hourly Salary
      $46.98

      The figure above is based off a percentile of 90 percent. 100 mile radus icon for career resultsAll job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Top Entry-Level Education
      Chart Legend
      • Doctoral Degree Or More
      • Master's Degree
      • Bachelor's Degree
      • Associate's Degree
      • Some College
      • Certificate
      • High School Diploma Or Less
      Median Salary Earnings
      $61,292.86
      Annual Job Openings
      569

      Openings are regional vacancies due to growth and turnover in this career.All job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Historical Wages
    • Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators

      Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators

      SOC Career Code: 51-4011.00

      Operate computer-controlled machines or robots to perform one or more machine functions on metal or plastic work pieces.

      Typical Hourly Salary
      $32.02

      The figure above is based off a percentile of 90 percent. 100 mile radus icon for career resultsAll job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Top Entry-Level Education
      Chart Legend
      • Doctoral Degree Or More
      • Master's Degree
      • Bachelor's Degree
      • Associate's Degree
      • Some College
      • Certificate
      • High School Diploma Or Less
      Median Salary Earnings
      $43,222.39
      Annual Job Openings
      1,420

      Openings are regional vacancies due to growth and turnover in this career.All job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Historical Wages
    • Programmers of Computer and Numerically Controlled Machine Tools

      Programmers of Computer and Numerically Controlled Machine Tools

      SOC Career Code: 51-4012.00

      Develop programs to control machining or processing of metal or plastic parts by automatic machine tools, equipment, or systems.

      Typical Hourly Salary
      $50.39

      The figure above is based off a percentile of 90 percent. 100 mile radus icon for career resultsAll job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Top Entry-Level Education
      Chart Legend
      • Doctoral Degree Or More
      • Master's Degree
      • Bachelor's Degree
      • Associate's Degree
      • Some College
      • Certificate
      • High School Diploma Or Less
      Median Salary Earnings
      $71,094.39
      Annual Job Openings
      328

      Openings are regional vacancies due to growth and turnover in this career.All job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Historical Wages
    • Metal and Plastic Layout Workers

      Metal and Plastic Layout Workers

      SOC Career Code: 51-4192.00

      Lay out reference points and dimensions on metal or plastic stock or workpieces, such as sheets, plates, tubes, structural shapes, castings, or machine parts, for further processing. Includes shipfitters.

      Typical Hourly Salary
      $30.65

      The figure above is based off a percentile of 90 percent. 100 mile radus icon for career resultsAll job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Top Entry-Level Education
      Chart Legend
      • Doctoral Degree Or More
      • Master's Degree
      • Bachelor's Degree
      • Associate's Degree
      • Some College
      • Certificate
      • High School Diploma Or Less
      Median Salary Earnings
      $42,496.30
      Annual Job Openings
      54

      Openings are regional vacancies due to growth and turnover in this career.All job data and figures based on a 100 mile radius from Mt. SAC

      Historical Wages

Certificate & Degree Details

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  • MasterCAM (Noncredit)

    Certificate of Completion
    #24212

    This certificate provides a strong background in MasterCAM 2-D and 3-D, and SolidWorks software packages along with the necessary machine shop theory and practice to input sound functional data into the CAM system.

    Program Learning Outcomes

    • Students will be employed or seeking employment in the field or a related field.
    • Students will be technically competent.
    • Students will demonstrate the ability to create a toolpath for an industry representative part from a 2D print using CAM software.

      Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

    Required Courses

    Course Prefix Course Name Units
    VOC MF11
    Manufacturing Processes 1
    VOC MF38
    MasterCAM 1
    VOC MF38B
    Advanced MasterCAM
    VOC MF85
    Manual CNC Operations

Contacts

Department Contact

Contact: Short Term VocationalTitle: DepartmentContact: stv@mtsac.edu

Office Contact

Hours: 8:30 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.Location: Building 40-101Phone: (909) 274-4220