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CAD Drafting

Herzing University
5700 West Broadway
Minneapolis, MN 55428
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Phone: (763) 535-3000 or (800) 878-3729

Program: CAD Drafting
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This program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills in computer-aided drafting and design in order to enter into employment as a general draftsperson in the design industry. Program emphasis is on the development of requisite skills necessary to produce materials according to industry drafting conventions in the disciplines of architecture, structural, HVAC, and mechanical design. General education courses are included to prepare students to function within a competitive employment environment. The College Plus program is open to students who already have a Bachelor's degree and want a certificate in CAD drafting.
Program Code:
Total Credits:
AAS - Associate in Applied Science
Length of Program/Award:
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Crystal, Minnesota 
Architectural Drafting  Mechanical Drafting 
Workforce Investment Act Participant Qualifies for WIA Credentialed Training:
Majors (Fields of Study):

1513 - Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD

1501 - Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician

1513 - CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician

1513 - Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering CAD/CADD

1502 - Civil Engineering Technology/Technician

1513 - Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

1513 - Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other

1513 - Electrical/Electronics Drafting & Electrical/Electronics CAD/CADD

1513 - Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD

1508 - Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Delivery Methods:
Delivery Comments:
Not available.
Average Cost of Attendance:
$10,045.00 / Year
Program Costs:
Books: $0.00
Lab: $0.00
Uniform: $0.00
Tools: $0.00
Computer: $0.00
Tuition: $20,090.00
Other: $0.00
Prerequisites or off-site requirements for this program?
Program Requirements:
Not available.
Completion of this program leads to the following External Certifications or Licensures:
Please contact provider.
Institution Completion Rate:
63.6% (133 / 209)
Program Contact Information:
Barb Johnson
Program Accrediting Body:
Accrediting Commision for Career Schools and Colleges of Technology