Gainful Employment Disclosure: Right Skills Now for Manufacturing (CNC) Certificate

Dunwoody College of Technology – Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program: Right Skills Now for Manufacturing (CNC) Certificate

Names and Links to Descriptions of Potential Occupations

Q:  What types of jobs would this program prepare me for?

A:  Below are the titles of possible occupations associated with this training program.  A link to the Department of Labor’s Occupational Information Network (www.onetonline) is provided for each occupation.

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic 51-4012.00

Cost Information

Q:  How much will this program cost me? 

A:  Total Estimated Cost for 2014-2015

including tuition books and fees $13,429

(NOTE:  Books and fees represent $1696 of the total cost indicated above)

Actual costs may vary depending upon the specific program and the courses taken.


Q: What are my financing options to pay for the program?

A:  In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, graduates may use loans to finance their education.  The median debt for program graduates:

The Median Loan Debt for program graduates in 2013-2014 was $9500. 


Q: How long will it take me to complete this program?

A:  The program is designed to take 2 semesters to complete following the sequence and credit load established for the program. Should the student choose to take a less credits per semester or change their program, the time frame may be longer.

On-time graduation rate for academic year 2013-2014 graduates is 52.95%.  It should be noted that some students in this program find employment while taking classes. Due to this, some do not complete the program.  

Q: What are the chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A:   The job placement rate academic year 2012-2013 graduates of this program is at 100% for job related employment.