Computer-Aided Design Degree (CAD.AAS)

This program has been articulated with some area high schools. Recent high school graduates may have earned credit in this program through high school coursework. Refer to page 28 for more information.

Overview for College Success Credits
OCS 121 1
Overview for College Success (OCS 121) is a class that will help you plan and assist you in becoming a better student and support you in your work/life balance. OCS 121 credit is not calculated in the course minimum credit totals listed in this section.


Common Core Requirements Credits
CAD 100 Introduction to CADD 1.5
CAD 101 Basic Drawing & Design 2
CAD 105 Special Applications 4
MTH 106 Technical Mathematics I 5
OAT 100 Basic Keyboarding Skills 1.5
OAT 172 Business Communication 3
General Education Requirements Credits
SPE 108 Oral Communication 3
ENG 101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
GROUP II Humanities Elective 3
GROUP III Social and Behavioral Science Elective 3
GROUP V Science Elective 3
Architectural Engineering Construction Technology Option (CAD.AAS.ARCH) Credits
BLD 101 Constructions Materials & Methods I: Wood 4
BLD 203 Estimating 3.5
BLD 221 Build Energy Efficient Green Home II 6
CAD 109 Architectural Design and Drafting I 4
CAD 209 Architectural Applications II 4
CAD 269 Technical Publishing 3.5
DRF 101 Architectural Drafting 3
Total Credit Hours: 63
Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) Option (CAD. AAS.MECH) Credits
CAD 111 Mechanical Design I 4
CAD 212 Mechanical Design II 4
CAD 214 Mechanical Design III 4
CAD 260 Solid Modeling 4
Tech Elective (Any BMD, BLD, BCD, OR ELC course or approval of program coordinator) 4.5
CAD 269 Technical Publishing 3.5
CAD 299 Special Topics 4
Total Credit Hours: 63

For more information contact Desmond Campbell, (708) 596-2000 ext. 3256 in Room 5160A, Oak Forest Center.