Precision Manufacturing

Precision machinists use tools like lathes and milling machines to produce precisely measured metal parts. Most machinists work in the manufacturing field, but precision machining in general can be applied to many industries. Everything from health care to automotive uses parts that must be created by machinists

The ability to set up and monitor precision machines is in high demand and the field figures to grow in the future. It’s a highly valued set of skills that comes with challenging, satisfying work and fantastic entry-level wages.

Lake Area Technical Institute

  • Electronic Systems Technology- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Precision Machining- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Robotics- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree

Mitchell Technical Institute

  • Automation Controls/SCADA- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree

Southeast Technical Institute

  • Electronics Technology- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Mechatronics- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree

Western Dakota Technical Institute

  • Drafting & Machining Technology- 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Precision Machining- 1 Year Program, Diploma