The brains behind the operation.
Associate Degree, Certificate
From car parts to medical equipment, machine tool technicians produce possibilities.
"When people ask me what I do, I like to point out simple things they need but don't ever notice. It's me and people like me who make those things a reality."
Program Coordinator Mike Morris doesn't need a script to tell you everything you want to know about Machine Tool Technology.
This OCtech graduate has worked his way up throughout his career in Machine Tool Technology.
Engineering Service Manager Dan Ford from one of the world's leading medical manufacturers is a believer in OCtech's Machine Tool Technology program.
Machine Tool Technology is one of the most in-demand jobs skills in South Carolina, with starting salaries well above average.
Our associate degree is a five-semester program that's hands-on and performance based. When you graduate, you'll be confident that you can do the job.
We also offer a Production Operator Certificate that covers the basics of Machine Tool Technology.
Paying for college is not as hard as you may think. Many of our students attend for little to no tuition cost.
Machine Tool Technology Degree
$3,159 per semester
Production Operator Certificate
$3,120 program total
Applicable fees and approximately $750 for books and supplies. Your actual cost may vary.
*Based on 2021-22 full-time / in-county tuition
Applying online is free and takes just a few minutes.
Paying for college is easier than you think.
Machine Tool Technology