2013 - 2014 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Program: Engineering Technology
Degree Plan: CNC/CAD/CAM Certificate

(Level II Certificate)

Richland only

  • Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: C2.ENGR.CNC/CAM/CAD

This certificate has been developed to provide skills for entry level CAD positions as well as the manufacturing specialists who requires training necessary for the integration of CAD and the CNC machines.



INMT 1319 Manufacturing Processes 3
MCHN 1352 Intermediate Machining I 3
DFTG 1309 Basic Computer-Aided Drafting 3
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
SPCH 1315 Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3)
MCHN 1326 Introduction to Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) 3
MFGT 1406 Mechanical Principles in Automated Manufacturing 4
QCTC 1243 Quality Assurance 2
MATH 1414 College Algebra OR 4
TECM 1341 Technical Algebra (3)


DFTG 1345 Parametric Modeling and Design 3
DFTG 2332 Advanced Computer-Aided Drafting 3
MCHN 2338 Advanced Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) 3
MCHN 2335 Advanced CNC Machining 3
HYDR 1445 Hydraulics and Pneumatics 4
MATH 1316 Plane Trigonometry OR 3
TECM 1317 Technical Trigonometry (3)
Minimum Hours Required 43-44

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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