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It's here!  CNC Evening Classes!
It's here! CNC Evening Classes!

You requested an evening option for our Computer Numeric Control (CNC) and Robotic Manufacturing Technology Diploma Program. 

It’s here for the November 1st start.  Classes are Monday – Thursday 5:15PM to 10:30PM

Please contact us today to reserve your spot.

Karl Ericksen, Vice President at Rockform Carbide Manufacturing, Inc., recently stopped by to encourage anyone interested in this field to enroll.   Watch his interview on:
https://www.rockfordcareercollege.edu/programs/cnc_robotic_manufacturing_technology

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We Proudly Present CNC and Robotic Manufacturing Technology Graduate Zafolyn Foreman
We Proudly Present CNC and Robotic Manufacturing Technology Graduate Zafolyn Foreman

“Dream big—it's never too late,” says Rockford Career College graduate Zafolyn Foreman. By enrolling in our CNC and robotic manufacturing technology program, Zafolyn proved that attaining her dream was possible. We are extremely proud of Zafolyn for studying hard, graduating from the program, and beginning her new career!

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Meet Our CNC Instructor - Steve Watson
Meet Our CNC Instructor - Steve Watson

“I started my career in machining on manual machines, and when CNCs were introduced, I showed my interest to my employer,” recalls Steve Watson, Lead Instructor of Rockford Career College's CNC and Robotics Manufacturing Technology program. “I wanted to learn all I could about them and run them. I was given the opportunity, and I ran with it.”

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A Day in the Life: CNC and Robotic Manufacturing Technology
A Day in the Life: CNC and Robotic Manufacturing Technology

Creating is what defines us. Songs, homes, businesses, cars, novels, and roads are all prime examples of dreams turned into realities. At my workplace, I have the opportunity to create every day. In fact, my creations are often used as parts in customers' own creations. My name's Trevon, and I'm a CNC machinist.  

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Graduate Highlight - Karla Giesecke - CNC and Robotic Manufacturing Technology
Graduate Highlight - Karla Giesecke - CNC and Robotic Manufacturing Technology

Are you passionate about your career? Our students believe that enjoying what you do is a key part of success, so they are prepared to do what it takes to reach their professional goals. Recent Rockford Career College graduate Karla Giesecke shared her story of how she selected her new career path.

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Graduate Highlight - Chase Robinson CNC
Graduate Highlight - Chase Robinson

What do you think of when you hear the word “success”? Maybe making financial gains or receiving a promotion come to mind. However, personal success is just as, if not more, important. Being able to exceed your own set standards and striving to continually improve are the marks of a truly successful individual. Wanting to achieve this kind of success is what brought Chase Robinson to Rockford Career College.

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