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Product Development - Digital Sculptor

This program, the only one offered by a community college in Michigan, prepares you for work in industrial design studios, focusing on the development of both the necessary technical and creative skills. You will learn about digital manufacturing, computer numerical control applications, conceptual drawing, rendering techniques, clay modeling, and the drafting, modeling and assembly features of industry-specific software.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for Product Development - Digital Sculptor

  1. It’s the only digital sculpting program offered by a community college in Michigan!
  2. Relationships with employers and industry partners ensure curriculum matches what is needed to obtain a job
  3. More than 190 private and transfer scholarships available

Product Development - Digital Sculptor Courses at Macomb

  • Design Principles
  • Theory of Sheet Metal Fabrication
  • Illustration Fundamentals
  • CNC Essentials
  • NX Fundamentals
  • Catia Essentials
  • Fundamentals of Clay Modeling
  • Rendering
  • Alias Principles
  • Product Development Process
  • Rapid Prototyping & Reverse Engineering
  • Advanced Clay Modeling
  • Advanced Alias
  • Plastic Design & Manufacturing

Career Opportunities in Product Development - Digital Sculptor

With an Associate of Applied Science Degree or Certificate in Digital Sculptor, you will be qualified for positions that include digital sculptor, industrial designer and clay modeler.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in this program will transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.


How do I find out more about Macomb’s Product Development - Digital Sculptor Program?

For more information, contact the Digital Sculptor program advisor: Professor Jim Carlson, 586.445.7473.

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