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Program Overview

The Computer-Aided Design Operator College Credit Certificate program is designed to prepare students to work in an architectural firm by obtaining intermediate skills in design graphics. After successfully completing the program, students may obtain employment assisting architects and drafters with computer-aided drawings and design presentations.

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Program Details

Our Computer-Aided Design Assistant Certificate students study architectural drawing, computer aided design, architectural communications, and other technical applications. Depending on individual interest and career focus, students may also complete course work in construction methods, cost estimating, and other areas. Typical coursework includes:

  • Architectural Communications
  • Architectural Drawing
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Computer Aided Architectural Presentation
  • Architectural Materials and Construction

Career Prospects

Students who complete this study program may find employment in roles such as:

  • Computer Aided Design Operator
  • Architectural Drafter
  • Civil Drafter
  • Electronics Drafter

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