Computer control programmers and operators train in various ways ? in apprenticeship programs, informally on the job and in secondary, vocational or postsecondary schools. In general, the more skills needed for the job, the more education and training are needed to qualify. Many entrants have previously worked as machinists or machine setters, operators and tenders.
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Average Tuition (excluding room and board) for Schools with this major: $6,990.00 per year
Employers prefer to hire workers who have a basic knowledge of computers and electronics and experience with machine tools. In fact, many entrants to these occupations have experience working as m...
The level of education attained by people currently working in this career.