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  1. 1. Drafting Technology
  2. 2. Are You A Match?  Do you enjoy Drawing & Designing?  Do you enjoy animation?  Do you want to design your own house?  Make good money?  Read Blueprints?  Work in a comfortable office?  Develop problem solving skills?
  3. 3. Program Description  Drafting is the skill of “Drawing” on paper or computer, information needed to build something. It may be a house, building, automobile, aircraft, furniture or spacecraft. Anything made by man must have a set of plans drawn so that it can be built.
  4. 4. Employment • Architectural Firms • Mechanical Engineering Firms • Civil Engineering Firms • Surveying Firms • Automobile companies (GMC, Ford etc….) • State, County and city • Animating companies (Pixar, Disney etc….) • Fabricating factories
  5. 5. Admission Requirements • Complete an application and submit a $20 application fee • Submit GED® or High school diploma • Take placement exam • Must be at least 16 years of age
  6. 6. Additional Program Requirements • Must have completed all remedial and prerequisite courses
  7. 7. General Fees  One time application fee  Transcript requests  Late registration fees  Fees, by term, as follows:  Tuition is based on $89 per credit hour ($1,335 for 15 hours or more)  Registration fee of $50  Activity fee of $24  Technology fee of $105  Insurance of $4  Special Instructional fee of $50 Check with financial aid concerning your financial support eligibility. Check our website for the most recent tuition costs and general fee costs.
  8. 8. Timeline • You can obtain the AutoCAD Refresher certificate in 2 terms. • You could obtain the Drafting Aid certificate in 2 terms. • You could graduate with a diploma in Drafting in as little as 4 terms.
  9. 9. Diploma/Degrees/Certificates Name of diploma/degree/etc Credit hours Offerings (day) Drafting Diploma Architectural Specialization 49 Day 8:00-3:00 Drafting Diploma Mechanical Specialization 49 Day 8:00-3:00 AutoCAD Refresher Certificate 12 Day 8:00-3:00 Drafting Aide Certificate 12 Day 8:00-3:00
  10. 10. Frequently Asked Questions  Do I have to be an artist or be able to draw?  No, the drafting program is designed to take you step by step in the drawing and design process.  Do I have to have computer skills?  No, you will be taught how to set up and use the computer in the COMP 1000 class.  What does a drafter do?  A drafter draws plans for everything man-made from floor plans, air planes, tools, highways, etc.  What will be expected of me once I graduate and have a job in the drafting field?  When you graduate from the drafting program, you will be considered an entry level drafter. Your job mainly will be to make changes to drawings that have been already drawn, known as red lines or mark up drawings.  What is the pay range for an entry level drafter?  Like any other profession, the pay varies, depending on location and the company you work for. Normally the pay ranges from $12.00 to $21.00 per hour.
  11. 11.  Click on the following link to view the information http://www.slideshare.net/moultrietech/mt c-drafting-technology-diploma-disclosure- information Disclosure Information
  12. 12. Instructor - Joe Ford  The mission of the Drafting program is to provide educational opportunities to individuals that will enable them to obtain the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to succeed in the field of drafting.  Campus/office #: Main Office (229) 391-2600/ MTC Tifton Campus  Office hours: M-F 3:00-5:00  E-mail: jford@moultrietech.edu  Phone: Drafting Office (229) 391-2631 As set forth in its student catalog, Moultrie Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). Lisa Newton, Title IX Equity Coordinator and ADA/Section 504 Coordinator - 229.217.4132 800 Veterans Parkway North, Moultrie, GA 31788 Moultrie Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia