Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Engineering Technology

Certificate in 3D CADD Modeling

The need for qualified engineers is a growing national concern.

The 3D computer-aided drafting will help you:

  • seek entry-level employment opportunities
  • upgrade your technical skills
  • prepare for career advancement opportunities

College Catalog

Course No. Title Credits
MFG*H106 Computer-Aided Mfg I 3
CAD*H200 3D CAD Modeling 4
CAD*H220 Parametric Design 3
Elective Directed Elective† 3
Total Credit Hours 13
†Directed Electives
CAD*H275 CAD Animation 3D Studio Max
CAD*H285 Computer Integrated Manufacturing I
CAD*H286 Advanced Modeling Techniques
CAD*H294 Senior Project
MAT*H185 Trigonometric Functions (or higher level Mathematics course)
MFG*H104 Manufacturing Processes
MFG*H201 Computer-Aided Manufacturing II

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of engineering graphics and conventional drafting practices such as geometric constructions, orthographic, projection, isometric, section, detail, auxiliary views, and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
  • Starting with an engineering design concept, create 3D geometric models, develop tolerance requirements, perform basic analysis functions under the supervision of a degreed engineer, and produce professionally finished engineering drawings, suitable for use in manufacturing.
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of 3-dimentional wire frame, surface, and solid modeling concepts, procedures, and applications.
  • Perform basic CNC programming.

Program Coordinator
Peter S Angelastro
203-596-8690 (p)
Room: T618