Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) CC

Industrial Technology Department | C.C. Certificate of Completion | 6 months

The Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) certificate supports Clackamas Community College students to gain the skills needed to enter the workforce as drafters and design technicians in manufacturing, construction, and architectural settings.

The program gives students the opportunity to develop skills and explore multiple drafting approaches and technologies. Many of the courses are part of the Computer-Aided Manufacturing AAS.

Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) CC

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Description and Outcomes

Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) Core Requirements

Complete the following Core Requirements
  • CDT-102
  • Sketching & Problem Solving
  • 3
  • CDT-103
  • Computer-Aided Drafting I
  • 3
  • CDT-108A
  • Introduction to SolidWorks
  • 3
  • CDT-130
  • Introduction to Fusion
  • 2
  • CDT-223
  • Inventor Fundamentals
  • 3
  • CDT-225
  • Advanced SolidWorks
  • 3
  • CDT-240
  • Revit for Architecture
  • 3
  • MTH-050*
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 4


*Substitute college transfer courses for these courses if you plan to continue your education at a higher education institution. It is recommended that you consult with a faculty advisor or a staff member in Student Services for the transfer requirements of the specific advanced program or school.
Total Credits Required: 24

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