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2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer-Aided Drafting & Design Technology (729) Associate of Applied Science Degree

Purpose: This degree is designed to prepare individuals with skills to work as designers and CAD operators. Students also have the opportunity to explore additive manufacturing.

Course Offerings: CADD courses in this program are offered primarily at the Hampton Campus both evening and daytime, as well as online.

Special Notes: Completion of the capstone course is a required part of the program. Students are highly encouraged to seek summer internship opportunities to explore the field of computer-aided drafting and design.

Articulation Agreement: Students who are interested in transferring to Old Dominion University to continue the Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Technology to Mechanical Engineering Technology  plan should meet with Academic Advising early to determine and discuss requirements.

Part-Time Program Sequence  

Possible Career Opportunities

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Semester Total Credits 17

Semester Total Credits 16

Summer I

Semester Total Credits 3

Semester Total Credits 16/17

Semester Total Credits 14/15

Total Minimum Credits 65/67

Program Information (STEM)

For additional information about this program visit the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics webpage, stop by room 321 Hastings Hall, phone 757-825-2898, or email