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Computer-Aided Drafting Technology

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Program Overview

College of The Albemarleā€™s (COA) Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) Technology program will teach you the technical skills needed to manage the hardware and software, as well as develop plans and related documentation, of a computer-aided design system.

Course work includes:

  • Architectural drafting
  • Computer-assisted drafting and design
  • Creating and managing two- and three-dimensional models
  • Linking CAD documents to other software applications
  • Operating systems

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Degree and Certificate Options

  • Computer-Aided Drafting Technology — Associate in Applied Science
  • Computer-Aided Drafting Technology — Diploma
  • Computer-Aided Drafting Certificate

Transferring to a Four-Year College or University

East Carolina University BS in Industrial Technology (BSIT) AAS Transfer Program


Employment opportunities include CAD positions with industrial design, architectural and engineering consulting firms.

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