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Machine Tool Operation technical diploma 35 credits

Fact: 10 job openings for every grad*
Fact: $34,300 median annual starting salary*
Fact: All credits transfer to the CNC Technician technical diploma, so you can choose to continue your education and increase your earning potential

Machine Tool/CNC Technician technical diploma 69 credits

Fact: 9 job openings for every grad*
Fact: $37,400 median annual starting salary*

Both programs are offered on the Green Bay and Marinette campuses.  

Tuition Assistance Available

Funding for tuition and books may be available to individuals who meet requirements through WIA programs. Contact your local Job Center or the Bay Area Workforce Development Board for more details. 


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*Source: NWTC 2012-2013 Graduate Follow Up Report; Number of full- and part-time job openings listed with Wisconsin Tech Connect from July 1, 2012-June 30, 2013; median annual salary reported by NWTC 2012-2013 program graduates employed full-time in field of study within six months of graduating.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration has funded 100% of this project equaling $774,254. This is an equal opportunity program. Assistive technologies are available upon request and include Voice/TTY (711 or 800-947-6644).