Architectural and Engineering Design Technology Certificate

You like computers, technology and design. You enjoy problem solving and working on teams. Have you considered a career in Computer Aided Design (CAD)?

The Architectural and Engineering Design Certificate program, with specialization in either or both architectural and engineering technology, represents a collective approach to developing or upgrading the necessary visualization, graphical communication and organization skills required of this ever evolving field. CAD technicians with the requisite technical knowledge, visual talent and organizational skills can expect to find work in such diverse fields as mechanical/architectural design, civil engineering, surveying, commercial art and interior design. This certificate program serves students seeking to enter the drafting and design field as well as those looking to develop their skills and advance in their career.

The courses in this Fast Track program are arranged in a sequence that provides optimal learning opportunities. You're required to follow the integrated program sequence.

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What you need to know about getting your Architectural and Engineering Design Technology Certificate (CIP 151302)

Occupations that Architectural and Engineering Design Technology Certificate prepares you for
Occupation and Occupational Profile Link SOC Code
Architectural and Civil Drafters 17-3011
Electrical and Electronics Drafters 17-3012
Mechanical Drafters 17-3013
Drafters, All Other 17-3019
Additional Architectural and Engineering Design Technology Certificate Costs
Expense Cost
Fees $389.00
Books and supplies $491.00
Total Expenses $880.00
Total Architectural and Engineering Design Technology Certificate Costs
  in-district out-of-district out-of-state international
Tuition $2,016.00 $6,554.31 $8,260.56 $8,260.56
Additional Architectural and Engineering Design Technology Certificate Costs $880.00 $880.00 $880.00 $880.00
Program Total $2,896.00 $7,434.31 $9,140.56 $9,140.56
Architectural and Engineering Design Technology Certificate Completion Data
Completers in fiscal year 2013 2
Proportion Completing in Normal Time 50.00%
Median loan debt incurred by students who completed the program
Type of Loan Loan Amount
Title IV Loans $0.00
Private Loans $0.00
Institutional Payments $0.00