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Study CAD/CNC at JCC

This certificate program in Computer-Aided Design & Computer Numerical Control prepares students for entry level manufacturing positions requiring skills in engineering drawing, computer-aided design, and computer numerical control. Students receive instruction on two CAD-based systems (AutoCAD and SolidWorks), a three-axis machining center, and a CNC turret lathe. Upon completion of the certificate, students will be prepared to compete for positions such as CAD operator, CAD designer, CNC operator, and CNC programmer.

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Courses

Minimum program credit hours: 27

Program Codes
Degree Option
Certificates
Hegis Code
5303
Curriculum Code
1681
General Requirements
9 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
3 SUNY LAS JCC
ENG 1510: English Composition I or higher3
3
ECO 2610: Macroeconomic Principles is recommended3
3
MAT 1210, MAT 1220, MAT 1250, MAT 1590, or higher3
Core Requirements
18-19 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
16 SUNY LAS JCC
MCT 1240: Engineering Drawing with AutoCAD4
MCT 1270: Machine Theory and Operation3
MCT 1280: CNC Programming of Machine Tools3
MCT 1380: Introduction to Solid Modeling3
MCT 2380: Advanced Solid Modeling3
2-3 SUNY LAS JCC
MCT 1390: AutoCAD is recommended 
Electives
none Degree Requirements Met
Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

1.  Write effective CNC programs for the machining of mechanical components.
2.  Use an industrially accepted CAD software package to prepare 2-D drawings.