2017-2018 General Catalog 
    Dec 15, 2018  
2017-2018 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Aided Drafting and Design, Advanced CAD Technician Certificate -Major Code 8630C, CIP Code 151301

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This certificate program focuses primarily on Computer Aided Drafting and Design of more advanced architectural and mechanical components. The certificate introduces students to essential elements of a Computer Aided Drafting and Design specialist’s education.  Individuals completing this certificate program are qualified to enter the workforce as entry-level technical graphics and design specialists in the fields of archtecture, engineering, manufacturing, surveying and related industries.

To qualify for the Certificate of Proficiency, the student must complete a Capstone Experience, which includes a comprehensive written exam and project during the final semester of the program.

This is a TSI-waived certificate. Students who delcare this major are not subject to TSI regulations unless they enroll in a course outside the prescribed curriculum.

Program advisor is Michael Coler, assistant professor of computer aided drafting and design.


Certificate of Proficiency

The Basic CAD Technician Certificate is a prerequisite of this certificate.

Total Semester Hours: 12

Total Semester Hours: 9


*Consult program advisor for proper choice of approved elective to complete certificate requirements.

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