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Advanced Manufacturing Design Technology

Available at the Columbus and Hastings campuses

  • AMDT350This program provides the skills and technical knowledge needed for a career in the machining industry as a mold maker, a tool and die maker, CAD/CAM designer programmer, machinist, or CNC machinist.

    Job opportunities for machinists and tool and die makers should be excellent as employers continue to value the wide-ranging skills of these workers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Employers in certain parts of the country report difficulty attracting skilled workers and apprenticeship candidates with the abilities necessary to fill job openings.

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    • At 2017-18 tuition and fee rates, the cost for completing the 64 credits required for the Advanced Manufacturing Design Technology degree costs:

      Nebraska Resident - $6,400
      Nonresident - $9,216 

      These costs are for tuition and fees only for the program of study as listed in the CCC online catalog. It does not include the cost of foundations courses, retaking courses or taking courses in addition to those required for the degree. It does not include the cost of books, supplies, tools, computers or other items that may be required.  

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    • Finish in 2 years by completing 16 credits a semester for 4 semesters

      The length of time to complete the degree is based on a student taking only the courses required for the program as listed in our online catalog. It does not include the cost of foundations courses that may be required based on ACCUPLACER, COMPASS, ASSET or ACT scores, retaking courses or taking courses that are not required by your program of study.

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