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Basic CAD Drafting

at Anoka Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 20
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The Mechanical Drafting and Design Technology program consists of technical courses designed to develop skills in mechanical drafting, design, and related fields. Students will receive hands-on training in Anoka Technical College�s computer-aided drafting lab on basic 2D CAD software. Although no prior knowledge or experience is necessary to succeed in this program, prospective students should have a high school diploma or G.E.D. A background in algebra/trigonometry, drafting, metalworking, or computers can be helpful.

Program Locations

  • Anoka Technical College 55303

Labor Market Information

  • Architectural and Civil Drafters

  • Median wage: $25.22/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Mechanical Drafters

  • Median wage: $27.23/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Electrical and Electronics Drafters

  • Median wage: $24.04/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Anoka Technical College
Anoka Technical College
1355 W. Highway 10 Anoka, MN 55303 Toll-Free: (866) 433-5590 Local: (763) 576-4850 Email: enrollmentservices@anokatech.edu