Engineering CAD Technology


Engineering CAD Technology

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The Engineering 电脑-援助ed Drafting (ECAD) Technology program prepares graduates for positions as entry-level CAD operators in a wide range of manufacturing and engineering industries. Skills acquired from this program of study will allow students to become an integral part of product design and the manufacturing of those products. Graduates will apply specialized knowledge and 技能 utilizing state-of-the-art CAD software to think critically, 解决问题, and effectively communicate with colleagues and supervisors in today’s ever-changing work environment.

From preliminary drawings and 草图 参数化设计, to animated assemblies, graduates will learn how to simplify, 增强, and streamline the manufacturing and engineering processes utilizing CAD. Students acquire comprehensive 技能 in the following technical areas: fundamentals of drafting, 技术制图, process pipe drafting, processes of manufacturing, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T), metals fabrication drafting, and power transmission. Students’ CAD 技能 are developed with a comprehensive exposure to the latest software releases of AutoCAD®, Autodesk发明家®, SolidWorks®, 和Pro /工程师®.

Upon completion of the program, graduates will find various employment opportunities in the following fields:

  • CAD操作符
  • 成本估计
  • 起草经理
  • 起草主管
  • 机械推销员


A graduate of this program will be able to do the following:

  • Produce working drawings such as detail, 组件, and full-assembly drawings utilizing manual, 徒手画的, and computer-aided drafting techniques.
  • Recognize and apply the ASME Y14.5 guidelines in the creation of mechanical working drawings.
  • 应用 industrial standards to the creation of working drawings of sheet-metal components, 焊接总成, 电子制图, 管道系统, and power transmission components.
  • Identify and understand basic manufacturing processes as they relate to the dimensioning of working drawings.
  • Demonstrate an ability to work independently and to apply interpersonal and technical 技能 解决问题 as a member of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Demonstrate 技能 and proficiency in multiple 2D and 3D solid modeling CAD software packages. 



 工作 & 薪水前景

 Industrial Advisory Committee

Engineering ECAD Employers SOAR Articulation Agreement