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CNC Machinist

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CNC Machinist

Take your career to new heights.
Start an exciting career as a computer numeric control (CNC) machinist - an in - demand job that is vital to several industries, including aerospace, and our region's economy. Earn a certificate in CNC Machining or CNC Operator, or get your associate degree in six quarters. The curriculum is industry-driven, and you learn in our, state-of-the-art shop that boasts CNC machines, including a four-axis horizontal with a pallet changer and probe, and CNC simulators. Take your career to a new horizon. Learn more.

Staff Spotlight

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Jason Carroll, career advisor

Jason Carroll is the career advisor for programs in the business administrationmanufacturing and wholesale and retail services clusters. A married father of two adult children, Jason holds a bachelor's degree from Southern Illinois University.

He served 26 years in the US Army, retiring in 2012, and has worked at Bates Technical College for 16 years.

Read Jason's interview.