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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Manufacturing Management
Major: 5625
First Term: 2009 Spring    Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 29-30
CIPS Code: 15.0613
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: College-Specific
Occupational Area: Manufacturing
Instructional Council: Applied Technology (57)
GPA: 2.00

Detailed Program Information

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Manufacturing Management prepares students to work in supervisory or managerial positions in a manufacturing industry. The program is designed to provide an overview of manufacturing management issues for those wanting to become supervisors or managers or for those already working in the field who want to advance and update their knowledge and skills.

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Program Notes:
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.

Program Prerequisites
 Credits: 3
 GTC107Technical Mathematics I (3) OR 
  Satisfactory score on math placement test.3
Required Courses
 Credits: 29-30
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for each course listed in the "Required Courses" area.
 DFT114Machine Trades Blueprint Reading3
 GTC104Manufacturing Processes4
 GTC106Industrial Safety2
+GTC108Technical Mathematics II3
+GTC208Statistical Process Control3
+GTC216Properties of Materials3
 MGT229Management and Leadership I3
 MGT147Supply Chain Management3
 MET131Lean Manufacturing3
 TQM101Quality Customer Service (3) OR 
 TQM220Leadership and Empowerment Strategies (2) OR 
 TQM230Teamwork Dynamics (2) OR 
 TQM240Project Management in Quality Organizations (2)2-3

Program Competencies
1.Interpret technical drawings common to manufacturing. (DFT114)
2.Explain the theory of the processes of machining, forming, casting, joining (assembly), and conditioning as they relate to the conversion of materials to finished products. (GTC104)
3.Demonstrate an attitude of safe work habits. (GTC106)
4.Solve algebraic, trigonometric, and geometric problems in typical shop applications. (GTC108)
5.Identify, analyze, and utilize the physical, mechanical and chemical properties of materials used in manufacturing. (GTC216)
6.Describe current management issues, decision-making techniques and leadership styles. (MGT229)
7.Explain basic concepts of logistics and inventory management related to supply chain management. (MGT147)
8.Understand the concepts of statistical quality control as applied to industrial manufacturing, testing, and customer service processes. (GTC208)
9.Describe techniques for successfully effecting change in the work environment, and describe the factors that lead to escalation and de-escalation of a dispute. (TQM101, TQM220, TQM230, TQM240)
10.Identify and apply Lean Manufacturing principles to a manufacturing enterprise to reduce waste and improve industrial efficiencies. (MET131)