Distance learning is one of the
fastest and most popular forms higher learning and career education
for adults looking for a convenient and inexpensive way gain the
skills required for new careers, qualify for advancement opportunities,
and increase their standard of living. With millions of students
enrolled since 1890, Education Direct is the world's largest and
most reputable distance learning school.
Programs: - Diploma
Programs: - Artist - Auto Repair Technician - AutoCAD®
- Bookkeeping - Carpenter - Child Day Care Management - Dental Assistant
- Diesel Mechanics - Electrician - Floral Design - Freelance Writer
- High School - Home Inspector - HVAC Technician - Interior Decorator
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Repair Technician - Paralegal Studies (ASB Degree) - PC Repair -
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Degree). Locations: Online.
College - CADD Programs
International Academy of Design & Technology
Academy of Design & Technology - Several Campus Locations
At the International Academy of Design & Technology, we believe
that college is not just the frosting on your education, but the
beginning of your career. We believe that hard practical work is
the most enjoyable work because it leads to concrete goals, jobs
and self-fulfillment that can last a lifetime. At the Academy, we
take pride in our curriculum, which is continually reviewed by an
active representativey Board, ensuring that you will be properly
trained in the current technologies and well prepared to take on
the new millennium.
Programs: Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia.
- Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia. - Digital Communication
and Media/Multimedia. - Animation, Interactive Technology, Video
Graphics and Special Effects. - Information Technology. - Design
and Visual Communications, General. - Commercial and Advertising
Art. - Graphic Design. - Fashion/Apparel Design. - Design and Visual
Communications, General. - Design and Visual Communications, - Commercial
and Advertising Art. - Fashion/Apparel Design. - Interior Design.
- Design and Visual Communications, General. - Design and Visual
Fashion Merchandising. - E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce. - Fashion
WV - Chicago,
IL - Schaumburg,
IL - Detroit,
MI - Las
Vegas, NV - Montreal,
CAN - Nashville,
TN - Orlando,
FL - Pittsburgh,
PA - Seattle,
WA - Tampa,
FL - Toronto,
ITT Technical Institute
Technical Institute - Campuses Nationwide with CADD Programs
Drafting is a graphic language used by industry to communicate ideas
and plans from the creative-design stage through production. Computer
drafting and design is one way to produce drawings in traditional
design and drafting fields. This program combines wherever appropriate
computer-aided drafting with conventional methods of graphic communication
to solve drafting and basic design-related problems. The program
will help graduates prepare to work in entry-level positions in
many diverse areas of technical drafting and design.
Students will be exposed to both classroom theory and laboratory
projects. Students will be required to create a variety of drawings
of various sizes on different drawing media, and will use conventional
as well as computer-aided drafting equipment.
The goal of the Computer Drafting and Design program is to help
the student acquire the skills to enter the workplace as a versatile
draftsperson able to make basic design decisions and capable of
addressing the challenges of future technological advances in the
drafting and design profession.
Many industries use drafters who can translate ideas, sketches and
specifications of an engineer, architect or designer into complete
and accurate working plans needed to make products, engineer projects
or create structures. Graduates may begin their careers in a variety
of entry-level positions in various fields involving drafting and
design, some of which include mechanical drafting, piping drafting,
architectural and construction drafting, civil drafting, interior
design, illustration and design detailing. The availability of micro-CAD
systems has enabled even small drafting firms to utilize computer-aided
drafting and design.
Graduates who have difficulty distinguishing colors may not be
able to perform the essential functions of various positionsinvolving
computer drafting and design.
Throughout the program students will use drawing tables, light tables,
parallel edges and print machines. The CAD laboratory is equipped
with micro-CAD terminals, plotters and a draft printer. Students
regularly use smaller tools such as portable drafting boards, drafting
instruments, scales and calculators. Refer to Student Equipment
in the Online Course Information section of this catalog for information
relating to the student equipment requirements for the distance
education courses that are taught online over the Internet.
Classes generally range in size from 15 to 35 students. Depending
on the course subject matter, certain classes may contain a greater
or lesser number of students.