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Computer Aided Drafting and Design Technology - Career Studies Certificate

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04/01/2020 - 4:43pm
Computer Aided Drafting and Design Technology - Certificate
Program Details
Career Studies Certificate
Academic Division: 
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Prep for a CAD career. Learn the basics about Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Technology without leaving your home.

With all classes offered online, this career studies certificate will help you become familiar with AutoCAD and Inventor software and includes advanced technical drafting, parametric solid modeling, engineering drawing fundamentals and more.


Students who complete the Computer-Aided Drafting and Design (CADD) Technology Career Studies Certificate will be qualified for jobs that require proficiency in AutoCAD and Inventory software. Students will also be able to enter careers that involve engineering drawing and technical drafting.

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