Engineering & Drafting Technology

Engineering &  Drafting Technology (Program of Study) CIP 15.1301  


Considered High-Priority Occupation by the Department of Labor and Industry

Students in the Drafting Technology Program of Study acquire technical knowledge and understanding of scientific principles, mathematical concepts, communicative and technical skills, computer-assisted drafting (CAD), freehand drawing and sketching, and mechanical engineering & architecture. 

Industry Certifications

  • PA Skills Certificate

  • Certified Drafter

  • Autodesk

  • OSHA - CareerSafe General Industry

Students who complete the requirement of this "Program of Study" and score proficient or above will receive a PA Skills Certificate and may be eligible to get free college credits through the statewide SOAR program.


Technology Student Association (TSA)

The Technology Student Association (TSA) is a national organization of students engaged in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Open to students enrolled in or who have completed technology education courses, TSA’s membership includes more than 250,000 middle and high school students across the United States. TSA is supported by educators, parents, and business leaders who believe in the need for a technologically literate society. Members learn through exciting competitive events, leadership opportunities, and much more. A wide range of activities makes TSA a positive experience for every student.