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Design and Drafting Technology

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Bachelor of Science Degree

Design and Drafting Technology prepares individuals for technical positions leading to design and management opportunities in industry.

Why choose Design and Drafting Technology at UCM?

  • This is the only four-year baccalaureate Design and Drafting Technology program in the country accredited by the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering.
  • UCM's CADD facilities house more than 80 computers for students and are among the most technologically advanced in the Midwest.
  • CADD labs are equipped with the latest workstations housing the most up-to-date software.

What will I study?
You will gain a broad-based background in CADD and elect an area of specialization tailored to your career goals. The areas of specialization include: Mechanical (Product/Machine) Design, Architectural/Structural, Mechanical, Electrical and Piping/ Plumbing Systems, Civil/GIS, and Computer Graphics.

Courses include:

  • Civil Drafting
  • Computer Graphics
  • Structural Drafting
  • Technical Illustration

What can I do with a degree in Design and Drafting Technology?

  • 3-D Renderer-Designer
  • Car body designer
  • Roller Coaster Designer
  • Golf Course Designer

How can I get involved outside the classroom?
At UCM, we value an engaging learning experience that includes student involvement and service-learning projects.
In Design and Drafting Technology, there are several opportunities to be involved:

  • American Design Drafting Association
  • American Institute of Building Design

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About our Faculty:
The student to faculty ratio at UCM is 17 to 1, which allows professors to get to know students and provide personalized attention.

Students learn from highly experienced full-time faculty members who provide individualized student program advisement.

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