2023-2024 Yavapai College Catalog 
    May 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Yavapai College Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

Advanced Manufacturing Technology - AAS

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The Advanced Manufacturing degree is designed to prepare students to operate, maintain and repair a variety of automated manufacturing, assembly, and distribution systems and to incorporate innovative technologies to improve production from design to manufacturing stages.

Credit Hours Required: 63  (Mining: 76)

Note: Freeport McMoRan, Inc. sponsors a mining program designed to prepare students for direct employment in the mining industry. There are special admission requirements for the Mining Concentration of the Advanced Manufacturing Technology AAS. Contact 928.776.2002 for details.

AAS General Education Requirements (19 credits)

Note: 1 Select from two different prefixes


Mining Concentration (13 credits)

Freeport McMoRan mining students must complete the Program Requirements (above) and the following courses:

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Advanced Manufacturing Technology degree program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Safely utilize machine shop equipment.
  2. Fabricate and repair industrial machinery components.
  3. Repair hydraulic and pneumatic system components.
  4. Troubleshoot valves and pumps.
  5. Program and set up automated manufacturing equipment.
  6. Design components and assemblies using industry-standard computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software.
  7. Demonstrate the use of slings, common rigging hardware, and safe loading practices.
  8. Test electronic sensors, actuators, and motors.