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Academic CredentialCertificate
Total Credit Hours12
Academic PathwayBusiness, Industry, Technology, Manufacturing
Pathway NavigatorWill Archer
850.769.1551 ext. 4023
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CNC Machinist, Certificate

Would You Like a Career in Machine Shop Operations, Including the HAAS Mill and HAAS Lathe?

If you're interested in learning the skills and proficiency that allow you to set-up and operate CNC machinery and turning centers at entry level this certificate program offers these skills.  Also included is training on the HAAS Mill and HAAS Lathe and machine shop operations.

Get a head start in the field as a CNC machinist.

There are many employment opportunities in the local and regional area in this field of study. According to the Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook, the median 2015 income of machinists and tool and die makers was $42,110.

Machinist Equipment

CNC Machinist Course Requirements


CAD Courses
CNC Programming Courses

A complete list of courses with descriptions can be found in the Catalog

What can you do with CNC Machinist?

Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:

University of Florida
Florida State University - Panama City
University of Central Florida

In this field, people find careers as:

Tool Grinders
Machine Setters
Drilling and Boring


Are you ready to get Started?

Apply to GCSC

Visit the Gulf Coast admissions page to learn more about the application process.

Consult the Gulf Coast State College Catalog for specific program and course information.


Apply for Financial Aid & Scholarships

There are many options available to help you pay for college. Find out more about  scholarships and financial aid at Gulf Coast State College.


Register for Classes

Check out the class registration dates and plan your schedule today.


Gulf Coast State College does not discriminate against any person in its programs, activities, policies or procedures on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, marital status, religion, age, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. All questions or inquiries regarding compliance with laws relating to non-discrimination and all complaints regarding sexual misconduct or discrimination, may be directed to Lee Wood, Executive Director, Human Resources/Title II/504/Title IX Coordinator and Employment Equity Officer, Gulf Coast State College, 5230 W. US Highway 98, Panama City, FL 32401.