RIGHT SKILLS NOW FOR MANUFACTURING (CNC)

PROGRAM PLACEMENT RATE: 100%

Annual Average SALARY: $53,230

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Experience Manufacturing at Dunwoody

The Right Skills Now for Manufacturing program was designed as a partnership between the President’s Jobs Council, the manufacturing industry, and Dunwoody College to address the current shortage of CNC operators. Graduating from this program prepares you to enter the industry as entry-level manual OR CNC machine tool operator. Upon completion of the classroom training, you will be required to complete to complete a minimum of six weeks of a paid internship. Dunwoody helps students make connections with companies.

Dunwoody’s leading curriculum is closely aligned with standards set forth by the National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS)

In combination with your core curriculum, you will also take Arts & Sciences courses. Through these courses, you will enhance your communication, mathematics and critical thinking skills, making you a valuable asset in the job market.

Credits earned in the Right Skills Now program can be applied as first-semester transfer credits for the Machine Tool Technology, Engineering Drafting & Design, or Welding & Metal Fabrication programs.

Dunwoody’s Right Skills Now for Manufacturing program features:

  • Dunwoody’s Engineering Materials, Mechanics and Metrology Lab which includes three Stratasys 3D printers capable of printing in 9 different polymers and 13 different colors, along with the latest technologies from other industry partners like Zeiss, MTS and Haas.
  • Dunwoody is a Haas Technical Education Center boasting 17 CNC machine tools and more than 40 manual machine tools.
  • Build your resume by joining one of the College’s student clubs and organizations and using your education to gain real-world experience outside the classroom.

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