Engineering Design Graphics Mechanical Specialty, Certificate of Technology

Information

A certificate of technology focuses on 41 semester credit hours of technical course work. This is a fast-track award for those wishing to concentrate their studies in engineering design graphics and enter the job market as soon as possible. San Jacinto College offers three certificates of technology, including:

  1. Architectural/Civil/Structural,
  2. Mechanical, and
  3. Petro-Industrial.

Information

A certificate of technology focuses on 41 semester credit hours of technical course work. This is a fast-track award for those wishing to concentrate their studies in engineering design graphics and enter the job market as soon as possible. San Jacinto College offers three certificates of technology, including:

  1. Architectural/Civil/Structural,
  2. Mechanical, and
  3. Petro-Industrial.

Plan of Study

Central, North, and South campuses
4DFT-M

Plan of Study Grid
First TermCredits
DFTG 1305 Technical Drafting 3
DFTG 1409 Basic Computer-Aided Drafting 4
 Credits7
Second Term
DFTG 1433 Mechanical Drafting 4
DFTG 1445 Parametric Modeling and Design 4
DFTG 2317 Descriptive Geometry 3
DFTG 2440 Solid Modeling/Design 4
 Credits15
Third Term
DFTG 2402 Machine Drafting 4
DFTG 2406 Machine Design 4
 Credits8
Fourth Term
DFTG 2435 Advanced Technologies in Mechanical Design and Drafting 4
DFTG 2458 Advanced Machine Design 4
DFTG 2386
Internship-Drafting and Design Technology/Technician 1
or Final Project - Advanced Drafting
3
 Credits11
 Total Credits41

Capstone Experience:1 DFTG 2386 Internship-Drafting and Design Technology/Technician or DFTG 2338 Final Project - Advanced Drafting

Courses do not have to be taken in this order unless a course has a prerequisite. 

For more detailed information on this program, contact the Department Chair or faculty.