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Computer aided drafting and engineering drawing.

The Computer Aided Technical Design Certificate (T.C.) offers excellent preparation for a career as an entry-level CAD technician. Students are trained in the basic operations in AutoCAD’s two major disciplines as well as technical drawing, dimensioning and sketching techniques.

Professional courses (required) included in this program:

  • BCN 1251 - Construction Drawing (3 credits)
  • CGS 2470 - Computer Aided Drafting and Design (3 credits)
  • ETD 1100 - Engineering Drawing (3 credits)

Professional Elective courses (must complete 6 credits):

  • ETD 2350 - CAD - Advanced (3 credits)
  • ETD 2395 - CAD - Architectural (3 credits)
  • ETD 2536 - CAD - Mechanical (3 credits)
  • ETD 2551 - CAD - Civil (3 credits)

Program Code: 6011

15 Credits

 Accelerated Program.
18 months to complete.

School of Technology and Industry
Tuition and Fees

Approximately $1,543

Additional Costs

Course materials and textbooks

Financial Aid Eligibility

Financial aid is not available.

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Alternative ways to earn credit

You may be eligible to receive credit toward this degree through Prior Learning Assessment. Examples include industry certifications, certain PSAV programs, credit by examination, or creating a portfolio of learning experiences. For more information, contact an academic advisor or learn more about Accelerated College.

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Degree Options

This certificate articulates directly into the A.S. in  Architectural Design and Construction Technology degree. Students may pursue one or more certificates to develop or upgrade their skills in a particular field, or pursue the A.S. degree and earn technical certificates while completing the requirements for the degree. Contact an advisor or counselor to determine the career education path that is best for you.

Career Opportunities

Drafters use software to convert the designs of engineers and architects into technical drawings. Most workers specialize in architectural, civil, electrical, or mechanical drafting and use technical drawings to help design everything from microchips to skyscrapers (Bureau of Labor Statistics).

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