2020-2021 General Catalog 
    Jul 23, 2024  
2020-2021 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Aided Drafting and Design Advanced CAD Technician Certificate, 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 architecture, 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 Nathaniel Feddes, Instructor in 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.  An Advanced Certificate in CADD requires two elective courses.  One or more electives must be from the DFTG Electives List.  Electives are offered based on availability.

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