Architectural CAD Technician Career Major - Overview

Architectural CAD Technician

computer aided drafting and design architecture
Campus
Information Technology Center
(Springlake Campus)
Career Major Length
900 hours
Who Can Enroll
Juniors, Seniors & Adults
Schedule
M-F 7:40-10:30A &/or 11:25A-2:15P
Fees
In-State Tuition:
$2,138.00
Out-of-State Tuition:
$5,558.00
Book Costs:
$392.00
Exam Fees:
$180.00
Supplies Costs:
$158.00
Average Oklahoma Salary
$18/hr

Learn to convert the ideas and specifications of the engineer architect into working drawings by utilizing both manual sketching and parametric solid modeling methods that meet ANSI (American National Standards Institute) and/or AIA (American Institute of Architecture) drafting standards. Students will be trained with some of the most challenging and expanding equipment in the CAD industry. This major prepares the student for an exciting career in a CAD field or for advancing to a college or university to complete a higher degree.

Career Major Length
900.00Total Hours
Course Title
Hours
Fundamentals of Computer-Aided Drafting & Design
120.00
Support Documentation
50.00
Principles of CAD
165.00
3D Building Information Modeling
120.00
Architecture Computer-Aided Drafting & Design
120.00
CAD Architectural Level 1
90.00
CAD Architectural Level 2
90.00
CAD Architectural Level 3
90.00
Professional Development
55.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Ability to read at the 10th grade level
  • General understanding of Geometry and Algebra
  • Basic to moderate typing and computer literacy skills
  • Ability to think critically and logically

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