Academic Catalog

Environmental & Applied Technology

CADD/Manufacturing Technology Certificate of Specialization

This Certificate-program is designed to introduce the various technologies used in manufacturing/advanced manufacturing, including new manufacturing technologies. This program is well-balanced between theoretical and practical aspects of manufacturing/advanced manufacturing.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Understand principles of the current technology used in manufacturing.
  • Apply the appropriate technology in manufacturing.
  • Define the advantages and disadvantages of the application of “AI” in manufacturing.
  • Work at an entry level in the metal-work industry.
  • Perform their jobs in a safe manner.

Certificate Requirements

CADD-115Engineering Graphics3
CADD-125/ENGR-125Solid Modeling Design (SW) 13
CADD-140Introduction to Advanced CADD/ Manufacturing2
CADD-141Introduction to Technology of Machine Tools2
CADD-150Occupational Work Experience in CADD Technology/Manufacturing4
Total Units14

Students have also the opportunity to attain a certificate of “Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA).”

Certificate of Specialization

Students who complete the requirements above qualify for a certificate in that area of emphasis. An official request must be filed with the Admissions and Records Office prior to the deadline as stated in the Academic Calendar.