Education Partners

Okuma has partnered with a number of educational institutions to help bring current, state-of-the-art CNC equipment into the hands of students. As industry continues to face challenges finding trained and qualified machinists, programmers and engineers, Okuma is committed to helping train and educate the next generation of CNC professionals.

These institutions offer a variety of course curriculum, ranging from associates to bachelor's degrees and graduate programs (depending upon the institution). In some cases, local manufacturers have access to these students through the school's career placement centers and can use the school as a hiring resource. 

CU-ICAR

CU-ICAR

CU-ICAR is a collaborative advanced-technology research campus offering Masters and PhD programs

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RIT

RIT

This university-industry collaboration assists students in receiving real-world training and experience

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DATC

DATC

Future CNC machinists & programmers learn on current Okuma CNC machines. Local manufacturers receive support from Hartwig. More