2019-2020 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jul 10, 2020  
2019-2020 Course Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Drafting Technology Diploma

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Program Description

The Drafting Technology diploma prepares students for employment in a variety of positions in the drafting field. The program provides learning opportunities which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and technical knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or to retrain in drafting. Graduates of the program receive a Drafting diploma. Technical courses apply to the degree program in Drafting technology. (Program Length: 3 Semesters Minimum)

View the Drafting Technology Diploma Program Fact Sheet  for additional information.

Note: Students must verify diploma level proficiency in math before program admission.

Students who choose to take DFTG 2030 or DFTG 2040 as an elective could also complete the Advanced CAD Technician certificate.

Employment Opportunities

Drafter, CAD operator, detailer, equipment and supplies salesperson, reproduction technician


Essential General Education Courses (12 Credits)

Essential Technical Courses (13 Credits)


(Completion of ONE concentration is required for graduation)

Mechanical Drafting Concentration (24 Credits)


Architectural Drafting Concentration (24 Credits)


Total Hours: 49

Suggested First Semester classes:

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