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Triangle Tech Introduces CADD with Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing Technology Program

Pittsburgh, PA – Triangle Tech announced the introduction of its CADD with Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing Technology program. The AST Degree* program combines its traditional Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD) curriculum with courses that focus on the emerging technology of Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing.

According to Forbes Magazine, 72% of surveyed businesses expect their Additive Manufacturing budgets to increase in 2018.  The growing demand for Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing is why Triangle Tech created this program explained Kenneth Adams, Triangle Tech Erie School Director, who chaired the development of the curriculum, “Triangle Tech made the decision to add Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing into our CADD program because it’s an innovative technology and has enabled the design and manufacturing world to create more complex structures and more advanced products using software driven automation. We felt that it was important to bring that technology into our program.”

As Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing technologies continue to grow, new materials and applications continue to be developed. Opportunities are available for students to build careers in fields like manufacturing, construction, and design. According to Scott Rathburn, Triangle Tech Erie School Assistant Director and CADD Instructor, “There really is no limit to what a  CADAM graduate can do with these skills and an Associate Degree*.

CADD with Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing Technology is offered at four of Triangle Tech’s six locations: Pittsburgh, Erie, Greensburg and DuBois.

About Triangle Tech:

Triangle Tech is an industry-leading technical school with six locations in Pennsylvania, Triangle Tech offers hands-on training in small classes, taught by highly-experienced instructors. Triangle Tech is an ACCSC nationally accredited technical school and has been named to Forbes Magazine’s Top 30 Two-Year Trade Schools list. For more information, visit triangle-tech.edu

*Associate in Specialized Technology Degree

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