ENGINEERING DRAFTING & DESIGN

PROGRAM PLACEMENT RATE: 100%

Average Annual SALARY: $57,220

List of program requirements & course descriptions (pdf)

Experience Engineering Drafting & Design at Dunwoody

With an Engineering Drafting & Design degree from Dunwoody, you will gain the hands-on skills and theoretical knowledge to launch a career designing, drafting, or inspecting manufactured products.

Your coursework will include:

  • In-depth study of both SolidWorks and Creo Parametric (industry-standard 3D modeling software)
  • Product design theory and lab
  • Process and tool design
  • Prototyping and tool design using 3D printing

In combination with your core curriculum, you will also take Arts & Sciences courses. Through these courses, you will enhance your communication, mathematics and critical thinking skills, making you a valuable asset in the job market.

Dunwoody’s Engineering Drafting & Design program features:

  • Courses leading you to obtain a Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA) certification.
  • Dunwoody’s Engineering Materials, Mechanics and Metrology Lab which includes three Stratasys 3D printers capable of printing in 9 different polymers and 13 different colors, along with the latest technologies from other industry partners like Zeiss, MTS and Haas.
  • Hands-on design projects like these weed whip and golf putter assignments come to life using real manufacturing materials and processes to gain experience in the prototyping process.
  • Collaborative projects with several other programs at Dunwoody including Machining, Welding, Interior Design and Architecture. This will give you experience working with a multi-functional team to see a project from start to finish.
  • Award-winning student clubs and organizations like Engineering Designers Gaining Excellence (EDGE) give students opportunities to see theoretical knowledge in action

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Engineering Drafting & Design students prepare for industry with a hands-on capstone project