Computer-Aided Drafting and Design

Computer Aided Drafting is design and drafting with the aid of a computer. Design is creating a project from an idea. Drafting is the construction of drawings needed to produce the product. CAD technicians work at the ground level in construction and manufacturing. They are the designers who transform the vision into blueprint that begins the process of building something new.

Where can I work?

Computer Drafters are employed by architectural firms, engineering firms, construction companies, government agencies,public utilities, and employment services.

How much will I earn?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics states that the national median annual wage for occupations in this area of study is $47,250. Find Out More


How long will it take to complete the program?

This program usually takes 4 semesters to complete.

What are the program options?

Associate in Applied Science

  • Computer Aided Drafting and Design



Would you like more information?

Contact: Jerry Howard