The Mechanical Design Engineering Technology Associate Degree program prepares learners to work with engineers in the design and preparation of engineering drawings for all types of machines and products. Learners learn to draw and design machinery parts and products using 2D and 3D computerized drawing software. Potential occupations include: CAD Technician, Drafter, Design Drafter, Product Designer, Engineering Technician.
program at a Glance
- Wausau Fully Available
- Antigo Partially Available
- Medford Partially Available
- Phillips Partially Available
- Spencer Partially Available
- Wittenberg General Studies Only
Approximate Cost$13,486 (Tuition: $10356, Books: $3130)
Average Starting Salary$45,000 Annually, based on the 2015 NTC Graduate Employment Report.
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- Prepare detail and assembly drawings for documentation of mechanical components and products
- Create CAD geometry, parts and assemblies
- Design mechanical components and products
- Analyze mechanical engineering problems
- Select purchased parts
- CAD Technician
- Design Drafter
- Product Designer
- Engineering Technician
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