The Technical Design program is designed to provide the student with the skills necessary to perform as an entry-level designer/draftsperson and Computer Aided Design (CAD) operator in today’s engineering and design firms around the world.
At the end of the program, successful students will be able to:
- Use computer-aided design software to create technical drawings.
- Use technical, human, and information resources to complete projects.
- Effectively use oral, written and graphic communication skills.
- Use computer technology to exchange information and develop technical drawings.
- Use systematic, problem-solving approach for project development.
- Use related interactive GIS computer software technology to meet projects.
- Perform functions of graphical design required of entry-level technical designers.
Associate in Technical Arts
Certificate of Proficiency
Certificate of Completion
Certificates of Recognition
- Architectural Design (19 credits)
- Civil Design (19 credits)
- GIS Technology (19 credits)
- Mechanical Technology (19 credits)
- Technical Design (12 credits)
- Architect Technician
- Engineering Technician
- Technical Designer
- Technical Illustrator
- Surveyor's Aide
MEDIAN HOURLY WAGE IN WASHINGTON STATE
$21.25 - $38.23
Source: 2012 Olympic College Workforce Development "Red Book"