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Computer-Aided Design Departmental Certificate

Computer-Aided Design Departmental Certificate

This program is available at the Springfield - Leffel Lane location.

The Computer-Aided Design Certificate is designed to provide the technical background necessary to produce mechanical drawings using computer-aided drafting techniques. Manufacturing coursework is included to help students understand the principles of manufacturability in mechanical design.

Certificate programs are designed for those students who seek to enhance their job-related skills in a specialized area. These certificates are typically a portion of the courses in one of the associate degree programs. Coursework included in this certificate program can be applied towards Computer-Aided Design and Manufacturing Engineering Technology Associate degrees.

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Outcomes and Curriculum

Upon completion of an Associate of Computer-Aided Design Departmental Certificate, a graduate will be able to:

  • Document a part using current 2D and 3D computer-aided design software
  • Validate a 3D assembly
  • Design and produce a full architectural drawing set
Course Title Credits
CAD 1101 Computer-Aided Design I 3
ENT 1000 Introduction to Industrial and Engineering Technology 3
ENT 1050 Manufacturing Foundations 4
INT 1000 OSHA 10-Hour General Safety 1
EBE 1000 Employability Skills 1
CAD 1301 Architecture I 3
CAD 2100 Solid Modeling 3
ENT 1500 Engineering Materials 3
ENT 2100 Manufacturing Processes 3
  Total credit hours 24