Wherever you are right now, take a look around you. Much of what you see began as a designer’s simplest sketch, brought to life in three dimensions. With Sullivan Tech’s Computer Aided Design Drafting degree program, you can become that designer, creating the plans and technical drawings for commercial and residential construction projects using the latest design drafting software.
Sullivan Tech’s Computer Aided Design Drafting program is more than just doodling in a sketch book. We teach students to create the plans and technical drawings for commercial and residential construction projects using the latest design drafting software. Because here at Sullivan Tech, we make it happen.
Make a Career Out of Architectural CADD as a:
Sullivan Tech’s Architectural CADD program will build up your understanding of the principles of structural design and drafting techniques as you learn to master industry-standard software that will become the tools of your trade:
Using this professional design drafting software, you will develop structural blueprints and site plans for commercial buildings or private homes. Familiarity with this software in addition to the drafting skills you’ll cultivate at SCTD will prepare you to excel within the field of Architecture and Design, whether you’re interested in civil engineering, residential architecture, or commercial construction.
A.A.S. Architectural Computer Aided Design Drafting
Sullivan College of Technology & Design’s Architectural CADD degree program provides students with the following:
Get an in-depth look at what you’ll be studying in pursuit of your Architectural CADD degree here at SCTD! This program combines subjects like math, physics, and drafting to provide you with a comprehensive understanding necessary for entering the workforce. Click on the course below for a short course synopsis, delivery information, and more.
|Course||Class Title||Credit Hours|
|CCS100||College Success Strategies||4|
|DRF100||Basic Board Drafting
|DRF145||Advanced Drafting Techniques
|DRF135||Computer Aided Drafting Design I
|DRF165||Computer Aided Design Drafting II||3|
|ARH160||Residential Design I
|ARH165||Residential Design II
|CCS153||Trigonometry and Geometry
|DRF255||Computer Aided Drafting Design III
|ARH170||Commerical Construction I
|ARH173||Commercial Construction II
|DRF265||Computer Aided Design Drafting IV
|DRF251||Electrical Power Distribution||4|
|Total Credit Hours for Program||106|
Are you looking for more information about the architectural design industry? Below you’ll find additional resources and organizations that are essential to industry professionals. Learn more about where your SCTD degree in Architectural CADD can take you!
http://www.acadia.org/ This organization is committed to the research and development of computer aides that enhance design creativity, rather than simply production, and that aim at contributing to the construction of humane physical environments.
The American Design Drafting Association is an international non-profit, professional membership and educational organization based in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. The organization was conceived by a dedicated and enthusiastic group of oil and gas piping drafters who were involved in various phases of design drafting. This group consists of highly specialized industry drafters, educational instructors, piping designers and engineering personnel.
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Meet the Chair
Samuel Bland is the chairperson of the CADD department. He has an associate degree in Industrial/Electrical Engineering Design Drafting from University of Kentucky and a Bachelors in Theology from Pastoral Studies from Simmons College as well as a Masters in Theology from Pastoral Studies from Campbellsville University. He is a professional Member of American Design Drafting Association where he is a past Board Member and National Conference Coordinator. He has a National Institute Certification Engineering Technologist (NICET-Level 1) in Underground Utility Construction.
He also is the CEO/Owner of S.C.B., Inc., A Multidiscipline (Civil, Architectural, Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace, Landscape,) Professional Design Drafting Firm offering consulting in Residential/Commercial Research and Development. Various MBE certifications. Samuel is a Member of American Society of Training and Development, University of Louisville.
Samuel Bland is a former football player for the University of Kentucky (1981-1983) and has over 35 years of experience in the field from Board Drafting-CADD.
SCTD has a really hands-on approach in all facets of the CNA program. I honestly don’t think I would be in the job I am in if I did not have my degree.
– John Smith