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Randall Hines

Business and Career Technologies
Computer Aided Design and Drafting
Assistant Professor


1983 - Associates Degree, Tool and Die Manufacturing Technology, SIUC

1986 - Bachelor of Science in Technology Education with concentrations in Manufacturing (metals, welding and woodworking) and Communications (drafting and graphic arts)  EIU

1998 - Master of Science in Project Management, Keller Graduate school of Management

2007-Present - Graduate level classes

Work Experience

This is my third year teaching at Waubonsee. I am also responible for the A.A.S Computer Aided Design and Drafting Degree and the A.E.S. Engineering Transfer Degree

8 years teaching high school Career and Technology Education Classes; Woodworking, Graphic Arts, Drafting, CADD 2D & 3D, Pre-Engineering and a Senior level Research and Development class.

17 years industry work in the following positions; Tooling Engineer, Production and Inventory control Manager, Marketing, Project Manager, Program Management Consultant, and Business Development Executive.

Computer-Aided Design and   Drafting, Associate in Applied Science (60 Credit Hours)
Year 1: 1st Semester Credits Year 2: 1st Semester Credits
CAD100 Technical Drawing I 3 CAD240 Introduction to Parametric Modeling, Using Solidworks 3
CAD102 AutoCAD I 3 CAD241 Introduction to Parametric Modeling, Using Inventor 3
COM100 or COM121   Communications 3 ENG102 or ENG153 English 3
ENG101 or ENG151 English 3 Social and Behavior Sciences Elective 3
CIS110 Business Information   Systems (in-person or Online) 2 Math Elective * (MTH112 Suggested for 4 year University) 3
Total 14 Total 15
Year 1: 2nd Semester Credits Year 2: 2nd Semester Credits
CAD118 Technical Drawing II 3 CAD242 Advanced Parametric Modeling, Using Solidworks 3
CAD120 AutoCAD II 3 CAD243 Advanced Parametric Modeling, Using Inventor 3
CAD185 3D Modeling 3 CAD270 Product Design and Development 3
CAD122 Geometric Dimensioning   and Tolerancing 2 Business, Career, and Technology Elective 3
Business, Career, and   Technology Elective 3 Business, Career, and Technology Elective 3
Business, Career, and   Technology Elective 2 Total 15
Total 16  
Select   electives from: Art (ART110/111), Automation Technology (AMT), Business   Administration (BUS), Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CAD), Construction   Management (CMT), Electronics Technology (ELT), Industrial Technology (IDT),   Machine Tool Technology (MTT), Management (MGT), Marketing (MKT), Mathematics   (MTH), Renewable Energy Technologies (RET), Welding (WLD).

WCC-CADD students Working in Internships or have been hired.

Name                                   Website


DR Sperry & Co.         

Elgin Industries          

EN Engineering          

Fermi Lab                  


Innovative Plastech    

MSP Inc.                   

MTH Pumps               

Titan Injection, Inc.    

Vesco Reprographic    


Akerlow 251
Sugar Grove Campus

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Published Articles

3-D printing builds possibilities and interest