Computer Aided Design and Drafting

The core curriculum focuses 2D & 3D design using the AutoCAD software application while offering classes in Solid Modeling (CREO, SolidWorks, & Inventor), Animation (3D Studio Max), Architecture (Architectural Desktop), and Micro-station V8 XM software applications.

What Will I Learn?

The use of computers for design and drafting is the preferred method of engineering and architectural firms in today's industry. Opportunities for CADD designers continue to grow everyday.

What is Unique About Our CADD Program?

By earning an A.A.S. in CADD at JJC, the program also meets the general education requirements many four-year schools request.

Degree Information

Visit the JJC catalog for the AAS Degree Requirements


Certificate of Achievement

CADD Management

Computer Aided Design and Drafting Mechanical Design Technology


Certificate of Completion

Computer Aided Design and Drafting Mechanical Design Technology


Gainful Employment Disclosures

Information about the length of each program, its estimated cost, and a way to obtain further information about the kinds of jobs available for those who complete this program and participate in the student financial assistance programs. Whether you are a current student or a prospective student, we hope that this information is helpful in making informed choices about your career and education.

What Are My Career Opportunities?

Jobs in the related fields of

  • Computer Aided Manufacturing
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Graphic arts
  • Training
  • Inspection
  • Internet applications
  • and networking continue to expand