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CADD Operator, Career Pathway certificate

3D printer in the CADD studio

The CAD operator takes instructions from designers, drafting, engineering, and other personnel to create 3D models. These models might be used for manufacturing, design concepts, or prototyping. The CAD operator typically works under more experienced personnel.

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Degrees and certificates by number of terms to complete
Award Length Financial aid eligible Currently accepting students?
Career Pathway Certificate: CADD OperatorLess than 1 year

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Course listing for the 2020-2021 catalog year.

CADD 175SolidWorks Fundamentals3
CADD 185Inventor Fundamentals3
CADD 235Materials and Design for Manufacturing Processes3
CADD 275SolidWorks Advanced3
Total Credits12

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