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Drafting Technology Certificate

Courses combine the technical information and hands-on experience necessary for work in a variety of drafting fields. Students gain hands-on training in construction, and develop job ready skills with conventional drawing techniques and computer-aided drafting. Development of skills in mathematics, drawing and lettering, architectural concepts, design and construction techniques.

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please view the Gainful Employment Disclosure form (being revised) or website.

Certificates are programs of study designed to prepare students to secure entry-level employment in their chosen field.

Typically a certificate is 30 credits (one year).

Degree Requirements (2014-2015 Catalog)

Minimum Credit Hours31
General Requirements10
Written Communication Skills
ENGLS111Methods of Written Communication3
Oral Communication Skills
Select one from the following (3 credits):
COMMS111Fundamentals of Oral Communication*3
COMMS235Small Group Communication and Team Building*3
COMMS237Interpersonal Communication*3
*Grade C or better
Computational Skills
MATHS105Intermediate Algebra (or higher)4
Program Requirements21
CTS120Basic Construction Techniques3
CTS170Residential Design, Codes and Standards3
CTS175Introduction to AutoCAD3
CTS181Intermediate AutoCAD3
CTS201Cold Climate Construction3
CTS213Engineering Graphics3
CTS252Construction Documentation3

Construction Technology
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Technical Education Center 
1415 Harbor Way
Juneau, AK

Sitka Campus
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1332 Seward Ave
Sitka, AK

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