Students gain a working knowledge of AutoCAD, the industry-standard for computer-aided-design (CAD) software. They develop construction documents, architectural plans and 3-dimensional models. The program offers an in-depth training of the Autodesk Suite which includes; 3D Studio MAX, Revit and Inventor. Students also have the opportunity to work as interns in local design firms.

Related subject’s architectural design, 3D modeling, urban planning and mechanical engineering.


Mr. Dan Bendel  (x6234) 

Articulation Agreements

Articulation agreements with Somerville High School Drafting Program exist at the following colleges and institutions

  • Middlesex Community College
  • Mass Bay Community College
  • Bay State Community College
  • Roxbury Community College
  • North Shore Community College
  • Bunker Hill Community College


Drafting graduates are currently attending the following colleges architectural or engineering programs

  • Brown University
  • Penn University
  • Penn State University
  • Boston University
  • Northeastern University
  • University of Connecticut

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