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Drafting Common Job Tasks
  • marking places to weld on a drawing.
  • discussing drawings with engineers.
  • double-checking the drawing for errors.
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Drafting Programs by State & City

Top 20 US Drafting Schools (campus and online)

Purdue University-Main Campus
Total Programs 122
Number of Subjects 104
Rank in USA 81st
Michigan Technological University
Total Programs 104
Number of Subjects 97
Rank in USA 158th
East Carolina University
Total Programs 164
Number of Subjects 142
Rank in USA 214th
Johnson College
Total Programs 19
Number of Subjects 30
Rank in USA 302nd
Eastern Michigan University
Total Programs 203
Number of Subjects 150
Rank in USA 347th
LeTourneau University
Total Programs 79
Number of Subjects 71
Rank in USA 356th
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Total Programs 30
Number of Subjects 30
Rank in USA 398th
Suffolk University
Total Programs 139
Number of Subjects 118
Rank in USA 410th
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis
Total Programs 146
Number of Subjects 127
Rank in USA 419th
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 128
Rank in USA 441st
Oakland City University
Total Programs 69
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 443rd
Boise State University
Total Programs 171
Number of Subjects 149
Rank in USA 448th
SUNY College of Technology at Alfred
Total Programs 64
Number of Subjects 61
Rank in USA 501st
University of Alaska Anchorage
Total Programs 151
Number of Subjects 134
Rank in USA 511th
Montana State University-Northern
Total Programs 67
Number of Subjects 63
Rank in USA 564th
Hannibal Career and Technical Center
Total Programs 22
Number of Subjects 20
Rank in USA 572nd
Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 88
Rank in USA 586th
Purdue University-Calumet Campus
Total Programs 69
Number of Subjects 74
Rank in USA 594th
Purdue University-North Central Campus
Total Programs 33
Number of Subjects 49
Rank in USA 676th
Kentucky State University
Total Programs 44
Number of Subjects 55
Rank in USA 696th