CADD

drafting

Description:
This major prepares students for a career in a Computer- Aided Drafting (CAD) or for advancing to a college or university to pursue a higher degree. Students learn to convert ideas and objects into working drawings that meet current drafting industry standards. They do this by mastering and utilizing both computer-aided software and hand-sketching techniques. Courses include but are not limited to; Intro to CAD, Drawing and Document Management, and Presentation Graphics Animation (3D Modeling) all with an emphasis on Architectural Drafting.

Hours:
Morning session – 8:10 – 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session – 12:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name:  CADD
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  855/32
Normal Completion Time:  32 weeks for full-time status

College Credit:
Prior Learning Assessment

Career Opportunities:
CAD Operator
Architectural Drafter
Mechanical Drafter

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Application Process:
High school students see home school counselor.
Adults contact Mid-America counselor 405-449-3391

Average Salary:
$25,000-$35,000

Accreditation:
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)

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