Drafting / CAD
Do you enjoy math as much as creative visualization? Do you consider yourself a problem solver? In this program you'll explore all areas of CAD design and drafting.
Interested in this program?
Why should I choose this program?
Behind every vehicle part and manufacturing process is a design and model created using drafting principles and techniques that can only be mastered through hands-on interactive learning. Unlike other colleges, HFC’s Industrial Drafting Program places students in a simulated work environment for a seamless transition from the classroom to the workplace.
Through project-based learning, you'll take on real world projects and use industry-standard software.
What skills will I learn and improve?
- Design and visualization skills
- CAD software
- Soft skills including:
What are my career opportunities?
Median pay: $56,830 per year, or $27.32 per hour
- CAD Designers
- Industrial Detailers
- CAD Technicians
- Mechanical Drafters
- Welding Engineer
- Tool Maker
- Tool and Die Maker
- Software Engineer
- Process Engineer
- Mold Maker
- Manufacturing Engineer
Program features and benefits
- Different variety of 3D solid modeling software programs
- Co-op opportunities available
- Industry-recognized certification
FT Faculty - Drafting
|B.S., Jackson State University; M.S., Eastern Michigan University*