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Modern Manufacturing Design Certificate

Program Description

The Modern Manufacturing Design Certificate is designed for students seeking employment and advancement in support positions in a variety of manufacturing disciplines which require CAD, manufacturing, and mathematics skills. The credit hour requirement for this certificate facilitates completion within one year, and therefore meets the Workforce Investment Act criteria for training programs.

Program Requirements

Course No. Title Credits
CAD*H150 CAD 2D 3
MFG*H104 Manufacturing Processes 4
TCN*H101 Introduction to Engineering Technology 3
CAD*H220 Parametric Design 3
MFG*H120 Metrology 3
MAT*H135 Topics in Contemporary Mathematics (or higher level Mathematics course) 3
Total Credit Hours 19


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

  1. Demonstrate basic knowledge and understanding of engineering graphics and conventional 2-dimensional drafting practices such as orthographic and isometric projection, section, detail, auxiliary views, and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in the use of Cad software for 2-dimensional applications.
  3. Explain concepts and skills required for manufacturing processes.
  4. Demonstrate proper setup and procedures for various manufacturing processes.
  5. To demonstrate the ability to use appropriate mathematical and computational skills needed for entry-level work in manufacturing.
  6. To combine oral, graphical, and written communication skills to present and exchange information effectively and to direct manufacturing activities.

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