1. Can I register for
programs if I am an international student?
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually
travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online
2. How long does it take
to complete a program?
All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment, so you can
start them when you want and finish them at your own pace. Upon
registering, you're given six (6) months to complete this
3. Do I have to buy
No additional materials are required for this program.
4. Can I get financial
ed2go programs are noncredit programs, so they do not qualify for
federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development
boards will pay for qualified students to take our programs.
5. What happens when I
complete the program?
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a
certificate of completion.
6. Am I guaranteed a job?
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an
entry-level position in most cases. We don't provide direct job
placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will
help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding
your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a
professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential
students should always do research on the job market in their area
7. Who will be my
Each student is paired up with a facilitator for one-on-one
interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer
any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance.
All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the
fields in which they teach.
8. What software or
hardware do I need in order to take online programs and what are the
This program can only be taken from a PC. It is not Mac compatible. It
is compatible with Windows 7 and later operating systems. It is also
compatible with IE9, Chrome 13, Firefox 5, and Safari 5 and later
browsers. There are no specific computer requirements other than an
Internet connection and e-mail account. We recommend that you use the
latest version of Internet Explorer in place of other Web browsers;
however, the program should also be compatible with Firefox, Chrome,
You will need AutoCAD
2015. As a student you can download a free version of the AutoCAD 2015
software (containing AutoCAD 3D tools). The free student license
expires after 3 years. Please note that ed2go cannot extend the
software license for AutoCAD 2015. Additionally, the AutoCAD 2015
student software license can’t be used in a commercial environment.
Hardware compatibility requirements for this software are as follows:
- For 32-bit
AutoCAD 2015: 32-bit Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon™ Dual
Core, 3.0 GHz or higher with SSE2 technology
- For 64-bit
AutoCAD 2015: AMD Athlon 64 with SSE2 technology, AMD
Opteron™ with SSE2 technology, Intel® Xeon® with Intel EM64T support
with SSE2 technology, or Intel Pentium 4 with Intel EM64T support with
- 6 GB free disk
space for installation
Resolution: 1024x768 (1600x1050 or higher recommended) with
- Display Card:
Windows display adapter capable of 1024x768 with True
Color capabilities. DirectX® 9 or DirectX 11 compliant card recommended
but not required.
9. Can I use a Mac?
No, this program cannot be taken on a Mac.
10. How can I get more
information about the program?
If you have questions that are not answered on our website, please feel
free to contact us via LIVE chat (click the button toward the top of
the page). If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please
feel free to send us a question using the "Contact Us" form to the
right. You may also call us at 1-855-520-6806. We will answer your
11. When can I start the
Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the
program as soon as you are ready.
Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through
submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be
12. Do I have
to submit coursework?
There is no course work that has to be submitted. All grading is based
on quizzes in the program, a midterm, and two final exams that are
taken online and automatically submitted for grading.
13. How do I
download the files that I need to do the class exercises?
Not all exercises require you to start with a provided model. In the
cases that do there is a link at the top of the exercise page that
enables you to download the file. Download and extract the file to your
working folder so that you can begin the exercise.
14. Does this program prepare for an industry recognized exam?
Yes, this program will prepare you for the Autodesk AutoCAD 2015
Certified Professional and User exams. Upon successful completion of
the program, an Autodesk AutoCAD 2015 Certified User exam voucher will
be provided to you at no additional cost. Actual hands-on
experience is a critical component in preparing for either exam. You
must spend time using the product and the skills learned from this
program. In addition to this program, an additional 50 hours of
hands-on application are strongly recommended prior to taking the
Certified User exam. You should have an additional 400 hours
of hands-on experience with the AutoCAD software before attempting the
Certified Professional exam.
15. What if I don't have enough time to complete my program within the time frame provided?
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee will be charged for an extension.