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CAREER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

PROGRAM INFORMATION CHART

 

Reading Level of Textbook

and Program Materials

Textbook written at 11th grade level

Math Skills

used in this program

Basic math, calculations, measuring skills, decimals & fractions

Measurement: linear, area, volume

Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry

Trigonometry by end of program

Classroom Tests

 

Chapter tests & quizzes

4 or 5 tests per marking period

Vocabulary tests

Certification Tests

 

AutoCAD Level 1

CareerSafe (OSHA)

NOCTI

Lecture

 

45 minutes / day

3 times / week

Homework Requirement

Occasional

Task List

Aligned with:  PA Department of Education Program of Study                               

More information available on www.citvt.com

 

 

Program Aptitudes

Ability to read and comprehend

Ability to work independently

Maintain organized notebook

Essential Physical Requirements

Must be able to sit at computer for long periods of time

 

Soft Skills

Ability to work independently

Communications skills

Patience

Uniform & Tool Requirements

Notebook ($7)

 

Work Environment

Indoors – office environment

Diverse, fast paced

Safety Concerns

Eye strain may develop from continuous viewing of computer screen

 

 

 

Co-op / Clinical

 

Must meet eligibility requirements for grades, attendance, performance and percentage of program completion.

Articulation Agreements

NCC

Triangle Tech

Most current information can be found through www.citvt.com, look for “How to Earn College Credit” or collegetransfer.net

Sample of Career Opportunities

(O*Net ID)

Architectural Drafters (17-3011.01)

Civil Drafters (17-3011.02)

Mechanical Drafters (17-3013.00)

Commercial & Industrial Designers (27-1021.00)

 

CAD / ENGINEERING GRAPHICS                                                                                                                C.I.P. CODE:  15.1301