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 21 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

  • Program offered at: YTI-York
  • Program length: 21 months
  • Credit Hours: 90
  • Graduates earn an Associate in Specialized Technology degree

How/When to Apply

We start new sessions on a regular basis.
Next Start Date: July 19, 2021

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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Class Schedule

Computer Aided Drafting and Design program instruction is primarily asynchronous. Lab days can be any combination of Monday through Friday, meeting at any time within the time blocks stated. Lab days in certain terms may not need the entire scheduled block of time. A specific lab schedule will be provided to students before the start of each term.

Course Listings

GS 1850 Career Success Seminar
GS 1815 Mathematics
DD 1123 Basic Drafting Theory
DD 1130 Introduction to CAD
GS 1897 Computer Software Applications
GS 1817 Applied Geometry
DD 1210 Mechanical Drafting Theory
DD 1220 Mechanical Drafting CAD
GS 1818 Applied Trigonometry
DD 2331 Mechanical Design Theory
DD 2340 CAD 3D Modeling
GS 1835 Communications for Drafters
DD 2410 Civil Theory
DD 2420 Civil CAD
GS 1860 Professional Development
DD 2510 Residential Architectural Theory
DD 2520 Residential Architectural CAD
DD 2610 Commercial Architectural Theory
DD 2620 Commercial Architectural CAD
EX 3000 Externship


Tuition Cost: $37,142
Additional Fees: $4,370

Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

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Why YTI?

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

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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.

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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.

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

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