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CAD/CNC Degree

This two year program is designed to provide advanced Computer Aided Design skills (CAD) combined with the application of Computer Numerical Control (CNC) programming and machining skills that will also give students the critical thinking skills employers value.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (20 CR HRS)
BCOM 101 & 102 Business and Technical Communications 6
TMAT 102, 201 Technical Math 6
AMT 129 Introduction to Technology 3
BUS 127 Human Relations 3
PEA 101A, PEA 103, PEA 104A, PEA 118, or PEA 201 1
HE 110 Industrial Safety and Workplace Training 1

COMPUTER-AIDED DRAFTING & DESIGN REQUIREMENTS
(12 CREDIT HRS)
CAD 110 Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting (2D) 3
CAD 210 Parametric Design I; Part Modeling 3
CAD 220 Parametric Design II; Assemblies 3
CAD 250 Introduction to Solidworks 3D 3

MACHINE TECHNOLOGY REQUIREMENTS (18 CR HRS)
MT 101A Basic Machining 3
MT 102 Intermediate Machining 3
MT 150 Machinery Handbook 3
MT 205 NC/CNC (Computer Numerical Control) 3
MT 206 2-D CAD/CAM Computer-Aided Design/Machining 3
MT 216 3-D CAD/CAM Computer-Aided Design/Machining 3

TECHNICAL-RELATED REQUIREMENTS (6 CR HRS)
AMT 200 CAD/CNC CAPSTONE 3
MET 101 Industrial Materials 3

ELECTIVES (6 CR HR MINIMUM)
MET 102 Basic Cast Metals 3
MET 201 Metallurgy 3
MT 103 Advanced Machining 3
CAD 100 Introduction to Drafting 3
CAD 135 Engineering Graphics 3
ELTC 101 Basic Electricity 3
HP 101 Hydraulics/Pneumatics 3
QC 101 Basic Quality Control 3
TECH 290CI Cooperative Internship Program 3
W 101 Basic Welding 3

Total 62

CAD / CNC Capstone Course

This course covers the development and design and build of products and tooling that utilize both the skills and concepts learned in the CAD/CNC program. This is a required course in the CAD/CNC program. A student must have an advanced knowledge of computer aided parametric design with an emphasis on solid modeling. The student must also demonstrate advanced knowledge of the machining processes. Additionally the student should have a basic understanding of the properties and heat treatment of metals.