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2022-2023 College Catalog 
2022-2023 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Engineering Technology AAS, Drafting and Design Engineering Technology Option

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Program Description

This program provides students with a general education in mathematics, physics, English, engineering drawing, and design as well as specific training in Computer Aided Design Drafting (CADD). Students completing this major will be prepared for exciting careers in the fields of mechanical, structural, electrical, aeronautical engineering or other graphics communication technologies. Upon completion of this program, the graduate may apply for the ADDA National Examination for certification.

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Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program you will:

  • Create manual engineering drawings on the drafting board.
  • Create 2-D engineering drawings with computer CAD software.
  • Create 3-D solid models with computer CAD software.
  • Dimension engineering drawings with computer CAD software and by manual drawing on drafting board.
  • Communicate engineering drafting terminology and concepts.
  • Perform work in a diverse team environment.


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Degree Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study on the Engineering Technology AAS, Drafting & Design Option Program Map   

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 19-21

Mathematics 4-6 hours

  •  MATH 1513 and MATH 1613 can be substituted for this requirement and will also satisfy the two hours of General Education Recommended Electives.

General Education Recommended Electives 3 hours

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 43

Total Credit Hours: 62-64

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