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2021-2022 Catalog

Precision Manufacturing and Engineering Technology


(VC-MS; TC-MS; AAS-OE)

Program Description:


Precision Manufacturing and Engineering Technology is an instructional program that prepares individuals to manufacture precision parts on machines such as lathes, grinders, drill presses, milling machines, and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) equipment.  Included is instruction in making computations related to work dimensions, testing, feeds, and speeds of machines.  In addition, individuals use precision measuring instruments such as layout tools, micrometers and gauges; machining and heat-treating various metals; and laying out machine parts.  Also included is instruction in the operation and maintenance of computerized equipment.

Campus Location:


Raymond - 601.857.3423 • Vicksburg - 601.629.6826

**Completion Award: Career Certificate in Precision Manufacturing and Engineering Technology 30 SH


**Completion Award: Technical Certificate in Precision Manufacturing and Engineering Technology 45 SH


Associate of Applied Science


**Completion Award: Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Education 60-62 SH



**Additional Graduation Requirements:

  • Orientation - Any student (first-time, transfer, and part-time) who begins at Hinds Fall 2007 and later will be required to take Orientation (LLS 1312 /RST 1312 ) to graduate from the College. Exception: Orientation credit (1-3 hrs) transferred to Hinds from another college will satisfy our orientation requirement.
  • Assessment - An Assessment Prep review course(s) and Skills Assessment exam(s) are required to graduate from this program.

*Approved Technical Electives: