Sauk Academic programs

Machining & CNC

The Certificate program is intended to provide knowledge and additional training to a student already in the field of manufacturing, as well as a new student to the field who would like to increase his/her knowledge on topics such as machining, tool & die, and CNC operations.

Work and Employment

The program will allow a student to either gain entry level employment into manufacturing fields or have a student already involved in manufacturing increase his/her skill set for greater employment flexibility.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on 2024-25 tuition and fee rates and the course fees in the Class Schedule for the required minimum number 23 credit hours.

Tuition $3,450.00 $8,280.00 $9,246.00
Fees $414.00 $414.00 $414.00
Course Fees * $310.00 * $310.00 * $310.00
Total Tuition and Fees $4,174.00 $9,004.00 $9,970.00

* Note: Course fees may vary depending upon the classes that a student completes within an academic program. The course fee above is only an estimation and represents the maximum course fees possible; it is likely that course fees will be lower than the estimation above.