Drafting Technician

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 1030.00 Total Hours
Course Title Hours
Fundamentals of Computer-Aided Drafting & Design 140.00
Principles of CAD
Professional Development
Intro to Architectural Cad
3D Building Information Modeling
CAD Architectural Level 1
CAD Architectural Level 2
CAD Architectural Level 3

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

Student Organizations

Certifications Available

Metro Tech Accreditations

Metro STEM Academy

Career Major Length
1030 hours

Who Can Enroll
Juniors, Seniors & Adults

M-F 7:25 -10:25A &/or 11:25A-2:25P

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Average Oklahoma Salary

VA Educational Benefits
Available for those who qualify

Financial Aid
Available for those who qualify

Tuition, fees, career majors, courses and hours are subject to change without notice. Exam fees are nonrefundable.