• #2 in theNation

    SCC ranks No. 2 in the U.S. in the number of Precision Production graduates.

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You're a Good Fit for this program because . . .

  • Here’s what it takes to become a successful machinist:

    • High spatial relations ability (can visualize what a two-dimensional drawing will look like in three dimensions and vice versa)
    • Good mechanical ability
    • Good math ability
    • Good communications skills (is able to read, understand and follow written instructions)
    • Is a detail-oriented person
    • Is both a sequential and analytical thinker (can organize ideas to determine what needs to be done, step by step, to complete the job correctly)
    • Has the perseverance to stay on a multi-step task to completion
    • Is competent with computers
    • Can work well within precise limits or standards of accuracy
    • Likes to see the physical results of one’s labor (likes to see the work develop from the idea stage to completed project)