Engineering Technology: Drafting & Design

Engineering Technology

Engineering Technology student working.

Engineering Technology is a field that combines theory and practical knowledge to design, develop, and maintain cutting-edge products, systems, and infrastructures. It involves a hands-on, applied approach to engineering that emphasizes problem-solving, analysis and design and implementation rather than research and development.

This program is offered at the Crowder College Joplin Instruction Center.

Engineering Technology Career Outlook

Drafting and design engineers create technical drawings and blueprints for construction, architectural, and engineering projects. According to Indeed, the average engineering technician in Missouri makes almost $23/hour, with high-end earners making over $35/hour!

Degree Options

  • Advanced Computer Aided Drafting Technician, Certificate
  • Engineering Technology, Certificate
  • Engineering Technology: Drafting & Design, AAS

Contact Information

Crowder College Joplin Instruction Center
420 Grand Avenue
Joplin, MO 64801

Phone: 417.680.3202 | Email: JoplinATTC@Crowder.edu

For admissions, tours, or enrollment questions, please email Hillarie Buholt, Advisor.