Computer Integrated Machining

Pathways to Careers’ Accelerating Opportunity programs offer short-term training to assist students in earning credentials needed for successful employment in high demand jobs. Whether you've been out of school for a month or decades, it's never too late to get the skills you need to get a good job. With education and credentials beyond high school, you’ll have better options in today’s economy.

Program Highlights:

  • Work-readiness and occupational specific training
  • Contextualized support classes
  • College preparation courses
  • GED preparation course, if necessary
  • 2 Semesters.
  • Total credits earned upon successful completion: 12


Program Location:

Central Campus

Admission Requirements:


Certificates Earned:

  • Computer Integrated Machining Technology Certificate with a Specialization in Basic Machining Skills (50300-C3)


Program of Study

  • Computer Integrated Machining credit courses
  • Computer Integrated Machining academic support
  • GED® or college placement test preparation
  • Career Readiness Certificate preparation


Qualities of a Successful Machinist

  • Ability to understand blueprints, models, and specifications;
  • Enjoys working in a detailed-oriented environment;
  • Possesses strong math and computer skills;
  • Mechanically inclined to operate various machines;
  • Ability to endure long periods of standing and doing repetitious movements;
  • Willingness to understand computerized measuring machines and metalworking processes.


Career Paths:

Upon completion, the entry-level computer integrated machining specialist may receive additional on-the-job training and specialize in any or all of the following positions:

  • Machinists
  • Tool and Die Makers
  • Machine Operator


Stacked Certificates

For additional information contact:

Angela Marmolejo
Academic Advisor704-330-2722 ext.3067
Angela.marmolejo@cpcc.edu