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Machine Tool Technology

The brains behind the operation.

Associate Degree, Certificate

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You just may not know it.

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."

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The Program
Machine Tool Technology

Program Coordinator Mike Morris doesn't need a script to tell you everything you want to know about Machine Tool Technology.

The Graduate
Machine Tool Technology

This OCtech graduate has worked his way up throughout his career in Machine Tool Technology.

The employer
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.

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Program Models
Be above average.
Machine tools technicians are.

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.

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Program Cost*

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

Mike Morris
Mike Morris

Mike Morris

Machine Tool Technology
Program Coordinator

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Mike Morris
Mike Morris

Mike Morris

Machine Tool Technology
Program Coordinator