Nunez Community College is a student-centered institution that delivers relevant and innovative curriculum integrating the arts, sciences, and humanities leading to academic credentials and workforce opportunities. Nunez serves a vital role in the community by engaging with partners to support student success and personal growth.

The Aerospace Manufacturing Technology program provides classroom and hands on training that allows students to develop the knowledge and skills to successfully perform the tasks required of an entry level Aerospace Manufacturing Technician. Developed with support of industry including Boeing who is participating in manufacturing the largest rocket ever at the nearby Michoud Facility as part of NASA’s Orion project. Nunez is a SpaceTEC educational partner, and through this partnership SpaceTec assisted in the program’s development. The SpaceTEC organization was developed through the National Science Foundation, and is supported by industry and board members, which include representatives from NASA, Blue Orbit, United Space Alliance and 30 other aerospace education programs. The Aerospace Manufacturing Technology program will be the only program dedicated to Aerospace Manufacturing Technicians in the state of Louisiana.