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Drafting and Design Technology: Curriculum


The Drafting and Design Technology program is available on the following campuses:

  • Sullivan Main Campus.


Drafting & Design Technology Program

Division of Academics

Program Mission: The mission of the Drafting and Design Technology Program is to provide career-focused technical education to students seeking high standards of knowledge and skills in all areas of professional drafting.

Divisional Dean: Jim Carlson, EdD

Exit Points: Technical Competency Area (TCA), Certificate of Technical Studies (CTS), Technical Diploma (TD), and Associate of Applied Science (AAS).

Program Length: 2 years.

Special Comments: All Courses in the Technical Diploma/Certificate of Technical Studies/Technical Competency Area exit points must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher. Only one grade of “D” or higher is acceptable in general education core.

Programmatic Grade Point Average: Program requirements must be completed with a programmatic grade point average of 2.0 or higher.

Program Learning Outcomes: Students who complete the Drafting and Design Technology Program will be able to:

  1. Master the AutoCAD software (latest release).
  2. Perform on-site project data collection (e.g. accurate hand-sketching and/or dimensioning).
  3. Conduct efficient, accurate and fast project work (either individually or within a team).
  4. Demonstrate knowledge of construction codes, rules, and regulations.
  5. Promote environmentally-friendly designs/methods, materials and sources of energy.