2018-19 Virginia Western Academic Catalog 
    Jun 04, 2023  
2018-19 Virginia Western Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CAD) Career Studies Certificate

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Career Studies Certificate

Purpose: This Career Studies Certificate provides hands - on practice in computer aided design and drafting.  The courses in the CSC are part of the Mechatronics Systems Engineering Technology Associate Degrees.

Program Objectives:  Entry-level or advanced opportunities in mechanical design, automated manufacturing, architecture, engineering and computer-aided industrial sites. Positions include drafter, CAD technician, detailer or designer. Other job titles may include CAD, engineering, or industrial technician. 

Admission Requirements:  Applicants must meet the requirements for admission to credit-level coursework established by the college.

Developmental Requirements: Students who do not place into college-level English will be required to take developmental courses.

Students who do not demonstrate proficiency in MTE 1 MTE 2 MTE 3 MTE 4 MTE 5  and MTE 6   will be required to take developmental courses. 

It is strongly recommended that developmental education requirements be completed as soon as possible.

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