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Career Area: Architecture and Construction
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-606-2
Approximately 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.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Programs

 CAD technicians assist engineers in product design. A CAD technician will prepare and revise technical drawings and other documentation used by industry to build products. A CAD technician is required to learn 2D and 3D computer aided design (CAD) software and other computer related tools. A working knowledge of algebra, engineering materials, and manufacturing processes is essential. Good communication skills and attention to detail is also important.


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