Mold Design Certificate
Program Number: 97-617-2
School Year: 2013-2014
Campus: West Bend, Some courses available at the Fond du Lac campus.
Individuals who posses creatifvity and precision can grow professionally with a career in mold design.
Moraine Park's Mold Design certificate focuses on developing mold and die cast die design skills, especially for individuals who have completed the Mechanical Design Technology associate of applied science degree, have previous mold setup or manufacturing experience, or have a background in machining. This includes journey workers in the tool and die making trade who are interested in moving into a design role in their field.
Representatives from business and industry have identified skills that are essential to success in manufacturing. Students will be expected to demonstrate the Critical Core Manufacturing Skills (CCMS) throughout all the manufacturing classes. These skills include: work cooperatively, work productively, listen effectively, demonstrate a positive attitude, maintain a safe work environment, demonstrate integrity, communicate clearly, follow directions, apply problem solving strategies, apply mathematical reasoning, think critically and adapt to change. Students learn the concepts of lean manufacturing and green sustainable technologies.
Graduates are prepared to immediately enter the industry as designers working on new mold tooling projects.
- $122.20 per credit (resident)
- $183.30 per credit (out-of-state resident)
- *Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
- Mold Designer
- Die Cast Die Designer
- Tool Designer
- Product Designer
- Submit the college admission application.
- Submit the $30 one-time fee.
- Meet with Admissions to discuss order of courses and prerequisites (strongly encouraged).
Please visit the Admissions page for general information.
|617-114||CAD 3-D, SolidWorks||3|
|617-115||Jig and Fixture Design||3|
|617-123||Advanced SolidWorks Assembly Modeling||3|
|617-152||Mold Design 2||3|
|617-153||Mold Design 3||3|
Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.
The Final Steps
When registering for the last semester of coursework, complete the graduation candidacy form and submit it with the $30 fee to the Registration Office.