This program offers the technical training necessary for students considering a drafting/design career in the fields of architecture, construction, manufacturing, and engineering. It provides a strong academic and technical base giving the graduate the needed skills and knowledge for immediate employment and the foundation for professional growth. It also provides professional growth for the experienced drafter/designer needing academic enrichment and knowledge of computer-aided drafting technology.
Applicants must have a diploma from an accredited high school, General Education Development (GED) certificate or college-level hours earned at other accredited colleges/universities. The admission will be based upon their assessment results and program objectives. Students who have not graduated, but are at least 18 years old, may be admitted with appropriate assessment scores. Those who do not score satisfactorily may be admitted conditionally. International students who already took the TOEFL and scored over 550 or scored 213 on a computer-based test and 79 on an internet-based test (iBT) will be exempt from taking the Intensive English Program.
Qualification: Associate degree
Awarding body: Houston Community College
Department name: HCC - Central College