Computer Aided Drafting and Design

Computer Aided Drafting and Design

Get the Skills to Begin a Career in Computer Aided Drafting and Design in as few as 20 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 YTI Career 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 Details

  • Computer Aided Drafting and Design is offered as a fully online program through YTI-York
  • Program length: 20 months
  • Credits: 100
  • Graduates earn an Associate in Specialized Technology degree

How/When to Apply

We start new sessions on a regular basis.
Next Start Date: January 10, 2022

At YTI Career 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!

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  • Classes are 100% online, to be completed on your own schedule
  • You'll need to reserve 25-30 hours per week for educational activities and study
  • First week includes acclimation to the systems and laptop

Course Listings

DDDE1160 Basic Drafting Theory
DDDE1170 Intoduction to CAD
DDDE1240 Mechanical Drafting Theory
DDDE1250 Mechanical Drafting CAD
DDDE2350 Mechanical Design Theory
DDDE2360 CAD 3D Modeling
DDDE2440 Civil Theory
DDDE2450 Civil CAD
DDDE2550 Residential Architectual Theory
DDDE2560 Residential Architectual CAD
DDDE2640 Commercial Architectural Theory
DDDE2650 Commercial Architectural CAD
DDDE2700 Capstone Project in Computer Aided Drafting and Design
GSDE4015 Mathematics
GSDE4025 Career Success Seminar
GSDE4045 Applied Geometry
GSDE4055 Computer Software Applications
GSDE4065 Communications for Drafters
GSDE4075 Professional Development
GSDE4085 Applied Trigonometry


Tuition Cost: $37,144
Additional Fees: $3,880

Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

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Why YTI?


At YTI, you're taught by instructors who have actually worked in the field - so you benefit from their real-world knowledge.


Student Experience
Students in YTI's Computer Aided Drafting and Design program train to use AutoCAD software and SolidWorks to create 3D models. Your YTI experience combines qualified instruction with the technical facilities, computer equipment, and tools you'd find on your first day of work.


Job Placement Assistance
While employment is not guaranteed, our Career Services Department networks with prospective employers to match businesses that have employment needs with YTI graduates suited for those positions.


YTI Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

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