Isothermal Community College

Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Manufacturing Technology - Machining Track Degree

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
ACA 122 - College Transfer Success None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
BPR 111 - Print Reading None 2 3 Fall
MAC 121 - Introduction to CNC None 2 2 Fall
MAC 122 - CNC Turning None 2 4 Fall
MAC 124 - CNC Milling None 2 4 Fall
MAC 141 - Machine Applications I None 4 8 Fall
MAC 141A - Machine Applications I Lab None 2 6 Fall


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
MAC 142 - Machine Applications II MAC 141 4 8 Spring
MAC 142A - Machine Applications II Lab MAC 141A 2 6 Spring
MAC 222 - Advanced CNC Turning MAC 122 2 4 Spring
MAC 224 - Advanced CNC Milling MAC 124 2 4 Spring
MAT 110 Math Measurement and Literacy [OR] Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 025 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 121 - Algebra/Trigonometry I [OR] Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 025, DMA 045 and DMA 060 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 171 - Precalculus Algebra Satisfactory placement or DMA 025, DMA, 045 and DMA 065 or MAT 121 4 5 Fall, Spring


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
HYD 110 - Hydraulics/Pneumatics None 3 5 Summer
ISC 121 - Environmental Health and Safety None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAC 233 - Applications in CNC Machining MAC 142 6 14 Summer
Other Required Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 098 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
DFT 111 - Tech. Drafting I None 2 4 Fall
DFT 111A - Tech. Drafting Lab None 1 3 Fall
Humanities Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
ISC 132 - Manuf. Quality Control None 3 5 Fall
MAC 114 - Introduction to Metrology None 2 2 Fall
Other Required Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Fifth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ENG 112 - Writing/Research in the Disc [OR] ENG 111 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
COM 231 - Public Speaking None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MEC 161 - Manuf. Processes I None 3 5 Spring
MEC 180 - Engineering Materials None 3 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
Other Required Elective Varies 2 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Social Science Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Program contact

Lee Roach

Mechanical Engineering Instructor
Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology
lroach@isothermal.edu
828-395-1628
Applied Sciences 1G


Pathway types



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Electives: BPR 121, CIS 110, DFT 121, DFT 151, DFT 154, DFT 231, EGR 110, MAC 151, SST 110, SST 120