Computer Aided Drafting Technology Jobs and Employment Opportunities

CADTAs a graduate of the Computer Aided Drafting Technology program, you will be prepared for a variety of jobs, including:

  • CAD technician in the following fields:
    • Architecture
    • Civil engineering
    • A/E/C manufacturers
  • Engineering technicians

Demand for Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) professionals varies by specialty and depends on the needs of local industry, particularly architectural and engineering services. Income for CAD designers depends on where you live, your level of skill and experience and which degree you earn.

Computer Aided Drafting Technology students are required to complete a cooperative work assignment (co-op) to gain real-world experience working in a computer-aided design environment.

The following employers throughout the country have hired Computer Aided Drafting Technology students and graduates:

A/E/C CAD Employers:

  • Babylon NY Department of Planning and Development
  • City of Los Angeles Bureau of Public Works
  • City of Rochester Bureau of Architecture & Engineering
  • Cromwell Architects Engineers
  • CS Arch
  • Duke University
  • Ingalls Shipbuilding
  • NYS Department of Transportation
  • St. John Fisher College
  • Stantec Consulting
  • Trieste Architects
  • UC Synergetic, LLC.
  • Waterfront Engineering, Design and Construction
  • Will Architect