Source: MN DEED website as of November 2016. Figures shown are median hourly wages rounded down to the nearest whole number.
Are you a machinist looking to develop your career with advanced training? You are in the right place! Improve your CNC machine (computerized numerical control machines) skills using the latest fully-automated machine tools available today in our CNC machine tool lab. The CNC machines are set up to introduce you to lights-out manufacturing processes. CAM (computer-aided manufacturing) will also be used to create programs for these machines. Enroll in the automated machining certificate at Lake Superior College in Duluth, MN today!View Catalog or Request Info
Skills & Knowledge
- Manufacture mating parts and assemblies
- Use milling fixtures
- Machine compound angles
- Design and build jigs & fixtures
- Inspect products for quality
Approximate total tuition & fees for MN residents to complete this degree. Starting Fall 2018, LSC will charge the same rates regardless of a student’s state of residence. Non-Minnesota residents will pay the same tuition rates as Minnesota residents.
The CNC machine degree may be completed in 1 year if prerequisites are complete.
Potential Career Opportunities
- Automation machine operator
- CNC set up technician
- Automated cutting machine
- Bake press operator
- CNC mill operator