Engineering & Industrial Technology

Computer-Aided Design - Certificate

If you love to design buildings and have an affinity for computers, you should consider HGTC's Certificate in Computer-Aided Design (CAD). This certificate provides the knowledge and skills to apply drafting methods to computerized building designs. Using Revit, AutoCAD, and Civil 3-D, you will gain the ability to produce professional CAD documents. Upon completion of this program, graduates will be prepared to take industry-recognized certification exams in AutoCAD. 


For more information, contact:

Orlando Arteaga (843) 349-5312                                          

Credit Requirements: 25 semester credit hours | See Program Requirements»


Career Outlook

Employment opportunities can be found in the following fields:
  • Architectural offices
  • Engineering firms
  • Construction companies
  • Specialty subcontractors
  • Materials suppliers

For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry Georgetown Technical College's Career Resource Center for more employment, career, and professional development resources.

For more information about gainful employment, visit: http://www.hgtc.edu/righttoknow.

Curriculum Sequence

First Semester - Spring
   
AET 101 Building Systems I (Architectural) 3
CET 127 Building Construction and Print Reading 4
EGR 275 Intro. to Engineering/Computer Graphics 3
MAT 175 Algebra and Trigonometry I 3
Second Semester - Summer    
AET 111 Architectural Computer Graphics (Revit) 3
AET 201 Building Systems II (Mechanical & Electrical) 3
EGT 252 Advanced Auto CAD 3
ENG 155 Communications I 3
 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

25