Drafting is the graphical language of the engineer and technician - professional drafters prepare technical drawings and plans for everything from toys to spacecrafts to office buildings.
Laboratory work in electrical, mechanical, structural, surveying, drafting and 3D computer drafting is incorporated in program. Drafting and Computer Drafting Technology Program maintains:
You are encouraged to gain important practical professional experience through an internship or the University’s optional cooperative education program. Participation gives you firsthand experience in the drafting and computer drafting technology field of your choice. Through co-op, you’ll alternate semesters of work and school. As an added benefit, you’ll earn a competitive salary.
Interact with other engineering and science technology students and professionals in the field through organizations such as:
A degree in drafting and computer drafting technology paves the way to career opportunities in a variety of disciplines, including:
Opportunities in the field are increasing, fueled by industrial growth and today’s complex design problems. Drafters who can apply a higher level of technical knowledge to a broader range of responsibilities will have the best job opportunities.
The Career Center creates links among students, alumni and local professionals. You will have access to: