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SolidWorks Designer


**Future Enrollment Program**

This program has been submitted to the U.S. Dept. of Education for approval
and does not currently qualify for Title IV, Federal Financial Aid.

No students are currently being admitted into this program.

Learn basic design and modeling fundamentals using SolidWorks computer-aided design (CAD) tools

Program/Major Codes:  CRTSWD/SWD

What can I do with this certificate?

Career options: Work as an entry-level drafter/designer in mechanical engineering and manufacturing industries

Academic options: Continue your studies by completing the Mechanical Designer/CNC Programmer certificate or the Mechanical/Electro-Mechanical Designer certificate and/or the Computer-Aided Design associate's degree.

Program Requirements 2017-2018

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
CAD 117 Print Reading with CAD for Manufacturing 4
  or CAD 152   Technical Drafting
CAD 142 Introduction to Parametric Modeling SolidWorks 4
CAD 172 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing 3
CAD 242 Advanced Parametric Modeling: SolidWorks 4
CAD 270 Integrated Mechanical/Electro-Mechanical Design 4