2020-2021 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jul 19, 2024  
2020-2021 Course Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Drafting Technology, AAS

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Program Description

The Drafting Technology degree 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 an associate of applied science degree.

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

Note: Students must verify degree 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

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


Essential General Education Core Courses (15 Credits)

Area I - Language Arts/Communication

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences

(Choose ONE of the following)

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics

(Successful completion of MATH 1111  is required)

Choose ONE of the following

Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts

(Choose ONE of the Following)

Essential Technical Courses (10 Credits)


(Completion of ONE concentration is required for graduation)

Architectural Drafting Concentration (37 Credits)


Mechanical Drafting Concentration (37 Credits)


Total Hours: 62

Suggested First Semester classes-Architectural:

Suggested First Semester classes-Mechanical:

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