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Drafting and Design Technology

Available at the Grand Island and Hastings Campuses
  • Drafting350

    The Drafting and Design Technology program provides the fundamental knowledge and skills for employment in the drafting field. Skills are acquired to prepare clear, complete, and accurate plans and detailed drawings for use in the building industry and manufacturing.

    Employment opportunities are available in manufacturing, engineering firms, architecture firms, steel fabricators, detailing firms, construction companies, and governmental agencies.

    Gainful Employment Information 

    Construction Management Transfer Program

    The Drafting and Design Technology program also offers the option of transferring to the University of Nebraska at Kearney’s Construction Management program. Students choosing this option will attain an Associate of Science degree from Central Community College. Coursework at UNK will prepare students with the knowledge and skills necessary to organize, lead, and manage people, materials, and processes of construction. Graduates will assist architects, structural engineers, and construction professionals in project management, scheduling and inspections of construction projects.

    Transfer Agreement

    • At 2017-18 tuition and fee rates, completing the 60 credits required for the Drafting and Design Technology degree costs:

      Nebraska residents - $6,000
      Non-residents - $8,640

      These costs are for tuition and fees only for the program of study as listed in the CCC online catalog. It does not include the cost of foundations courses, retaking courses or taking courses in addition to those required for the degree. It does not include the cost of books, supplies, tools, computers or other items that may be required.

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    • Finish in 2 years by completing 15 credits a semester for 4 semesters

      The length of time to complete a program is based on a student taking only the courses required for the program as listed in our online catalog. It does not include the cost of foundations courses that may be required based on COMPASS, ASSET or ACT scores, retaking courses or taking courses that are not required by your program of study.

      Your adviser will develop a plan of study to meet your personal needs.

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