Associate in CNC Machining
Paul Vella, student
Train to Become a CNC Machinist
With changing trends in today’s Manufacturing Workforce, a new breed of professionals is needed to step up and lead the way. Goodwin College’s associate degree in CNC Machining is designed to put you on track for a rewarding career in this in-demand field.
This program integrates an understanding of the manufacturing processes, knowledge of materials, and a working comprehension of manufacturing mathematics. You’ll also gain competence in technical drawings, specifications, and computer-aided machining.
Combined classroom instruction and hands-on operation of our new CNC 3-axis milling and turning machines will provide you with the knowledge and machining experience you’ll need to be successful in the industry. In this program, you will also gain an in-depth understanding of advanced Mastercam skills needed for programming tool location, motion, and feeds and speeds.
When you successfully complete this AS in CNC Machining program, you will be prepared to pursue a National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) credential as a CNC operator.
If you choose to continue your education further, the credits you earn in this program can be applied toward a bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Management at Goodwin College.
Manufacturing is at the forefront of today’s most viable options for employment. Goodwin College is ready to help you take the first step toward your new career as a CNC Machinist.