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2023 - 2024 Catalog
Program: Computer Aided Design and Drafting
Title: Civil Drafting Occupational Skills Award

(Occupational Skills Award)

Eastfield and Mountain View campus only


  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: OSA.CADD.CIVIL

This program provides the skills needed for a student to become an entry-level CADD operator specializing in civil drafting and design. Coursework includes the creation of survey maps, plot plans, and other drawings necessary for the civil drafting industry.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
DFTG 1330 Civil Drafting 1 3
DFTG 1409 Basic Computer - Aided Drafting 4
Semester Total 7
Course Course Title Credit Hours
DFTG 2321 Topographical Drafting 3
DFTG 1493 Special Topics in Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering CAD/CADD 4
Semester Total 7
Minimum Hours Required 14

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.