Student using Milling Machine

Machine Tool Technology

Santa Rosa Junior College's Machine Tool Technology Program is designed to prepare students for advanced entry-level employment for challenging and rewarding careers. Often called the "trade within a trade," machinists skills are vital to many industries, including robotics, agriculture, manufacturing, aircraft, film, and electronics. In addition, the Machine Tool Technology Program leads to many employment opportunities in the machine tool trades.  

If you are interested in the machine tool trades, SRJC's top training in Machine Tool Technology allows you to explore a number of fascinating and marketable career options. The machinist trade can be used as a steppingstone to a four-year degree program and careers requiring advanced degrees, including engineering, tool design, robotics, and teaching.

Top instruction and curriculum will prepare you for exciting professional opportunities in the machine tool trades. SRJC's Machine Tool Technology Program provides students with the option of earning an Associate in Science Degree or a Career Certificate in Machine Tool Technology. As students work to complete a degree or career certificate, they have the opportunity to earn several certificates along the way that translate into immediate, marketable skills in the industry.

The Machine Tool Program is structured to allow students to focus on one or more fields of interest. Courses incorporate hands-on learning activities where knowledge and skills are gained through real experience in realistic settings. With flexible day and evening classes, students can create a convenient schedule that fits their busy lifestyle.


For program questions please contact the Machine Program Coordinator Bill McCracken