This program is designed to provide students with practical knowledge, technical skills, verbal and written communication skills, and the mathematical ability required to develop various drawings used for illustration, industrial applications, and architectural design.
A strong emphasis is placed on projection theory, American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standards and modern industrial practice, which will prepare students for a variety of career opportunities.
The field of drafting and design has a constant job demand from employers in our local area. This program is designed to be hands-on and allows students build their designs through 3D prototyping and a new sheet metal addition to our lab.
Gain experience using computer aided drafting (CAD) systems.
With a degree in one of our Drafting/Design Engineering Technology, students can begin an exciting career in a variety of fields, including:
- Architectural Drafter
- Mechanical Drafter
- Drafting Technician
Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE)
701 Exposition Place, Suite 206
Raleigh, NC 27615
To see a model schedule for this program, please see our academic catalog.
Advanced Skill Set
This program offers an Advanced Skill Set in Computer Aided Drafting (CAD).
Pierpont is an open enrollment institution. Only a standard Pierpont application is needed for this program.