Have you wondered who puts together the plans for the wind turbines towering over farms and ranches all over West Texas? Are you fascinated by the design of new buildings, or even customized motorcycles? Not only is computer-aided drafting and design technology used in building construction and vehicle design, it's essential to the manufacturing process for all kinds of products we use on a daily basis.
The Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Program offers the technical skills needed for a career in this essential field. In our hands-on learning environment, students utilize computer programs such as:
Just think of all the career opportunities available with employers like Texas Department of Transportation, Nucor Steel, Kohler, Highland Pump, civil engineering companies, architectural firms, surveyors, and aeronautical agencies (like NASA).
Using a combination of lecture and labs, our industry-experienced instructors guide students through the principles and techniques of drafting and design. Depending on whether you wish to pursue a degree or certificate, your courses could include: