Why Choose This Program
The Computer-Aided Design Manufacturing advanced certificate lets students expand their CAD or CNC knowledge.
Students must have already received a degree from either the CNC and Advanced Machining or Computer-Aided Mechanical Design programs with at least a 3.0 GPA and instructor approval.
In this career you will be at the beginning stages of product creation with preliminary designs, checking component functionality and adding enhancements of existing products such as ATV/snowmobile-design and manufacturing, aftermarket equipment for automobiles and trucks, medical equipment heavy equipment, sporting goods and many others.
- Create and modify detailed part drawings to meet industry standards.
- Create 2D and Solid Model (3D) assemblies and design layouts with regard to product function, quality and manufacturing techniques including bill of material structure.
- Complete a design project utilizing previously acquired skills and knowledge from the program.
- CAD Drafter/Designer
- Engineering Technician
- Research and Development Technician
- Quality Control
- Field Service Technician
Phone: (320) 308-5044
Fax: (320) 308-5985
In addition to tuition and fees, students can expect to pay $1010-3615 for books, supplies, and materials.
Clubs & Organizations
ADDA - The American Digital Design Association mission statement: "Support and Prepare the Design Profession to Preserve the Past and Imagine the Future.”