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Career Area: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 30-606-2
Approximately Less Than 1 Year to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
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Applied Mechanical CAD Technician Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

CAD Drafter
Mechanical Designer

Average Median Wage


Applied Mechanical CAD Technician Programs

This Applied Mechanical CAD Technician Technical Diploma is designed for individuals seeking entry-level employment as a Mechanical Computer-Drafting Technician. This technical diploma will provide the necessary entry-level competencies for producing production-type drawings and documents required for engineering and manufacturing application in mechanical industries. Competencies learned include creating mechanical drawings using CAD software, using computer skills to prepare engineering documents and applying 3D computer-generated graphical solutions to illustrate or enhance product designs. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program ladders fully into the Mechanical Design Engineering Technology Associate Degree program.

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