Get the Skills to Begin a Career in Computer Aided Drafting and Design in as few as 12 Months
Computer Aided Drafting and Design is used across industries to turn concepts from engineers and architects into usable computer-generated drawings and designs. Everything from buildings and bridges to 3D manufactured products all require teams of people to bring ideas from the drawing board to reality. At Porter and Chester Institute, you could learn the skills you need to become part of one of those teams! In our Computer Aided Drafting and Design program, you will receive AutoCAD training, Revit and SolidWorks training, and much more.
- Program offered at: Hamden CT, New London, CT, Rocky Hill CT, Waterbury CT and Brockton, MA, Chicopee, MA, Worcester, MA
- Program length: 12 months
- Credit Hours: 68
- Graduates earn a diploma
How/When to Apply
We start new sessions on a regular basis.
Next Start Date: October 25, 2021
At Porter and Chester Institute, we're making it easier than ever for you to enroll using our automated application portal. Upload your documents and start the financial aid process without the hassle of drawn-out application processes. And our admissions staff is still available to help you every step of the way. Taking control of your career just got easier!
All courses in the Computer Aided Drafting and Design program are delivered online.
Computer Aided Drafting and Design online instruction is primarily asynchronous, with assignments and homework accessible 24 hours a day/seven days per week through the Learning Management System (LMS). Some courses within the program also include online lab simulations. Students will need to reserve approximately 25-30 hours per week for educational activities and study.
Intro to Microsoft Office 140
Intro to AutoCAD 110
Commercial Design Principles 220
Intro to Revit Architecture 120
Intro to SolidWorks 130
Residential Design Principles 210
Revit ME&P 330
Revit Architecture 310
Revit Structure 320
Plastics Design Principles 420
Geometric Tolerancing 450
Fixture Design Principles 430
Jig Design Principles 440
Die Design Principles 410
Tuition Cost: $24,996
Additional Fees: $5,125
Financial aid is available to those who qualify.