Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Technician

Computer Numerical Control MP CNC CC

This program is designed to provide students with a broad technical background in both job-shop and production machining. This program was designed using the National Institute for Metalworking Standards (NIMS) and National Tooling & Machining Association Standards (NTMAS). Additionally, this program relies on a hands-on approach to learning, and each student will spend a large portion of his or her time working in a practical setting. Using the latest CNC/CAM software and equipment, including a five axis machining center, students will learn to select the proper tools and fixtures required to machine parts. Graduates of the program will be proficient in metal machining operations and planning procedures, demonstrating practical machining techniques in accordance with engineering drawing specifications.

Program Name: 
CNC Technician
Program Number: 
32-444-1
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
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Employment Snapshot

Median Salary Six Months After Graduation: 
$37,728
Wisconsin TechConnect Job Openings for this Career Program: 

347 in the last year.
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