University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Building Information Modeling and Computer Aided Drafting & Design (BIM-CADD) C.A.S

The BIM-CADD program offers graduates a pathway into professional careers as technicians in civil, mechanical, and architectural drafting. Other career opportunities exist in construction project management, construction support, geographic information systems, mapping, surveying, and technical design. This one-year program prepares students in mathematics, business, writing, and basic construction design, as well as the most current relevant building information modeling and drafting software programs.

Certificate of Applied Science - Building Information Modeling and Computer Aided Drafting & Design (BIM-CADD) 


Core Certificate Courses34
Total Hours34

Degree Specific Credits: 34

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Core Certificate Courses

Note: WRIT 121 may be substituted for WRIT 101 at the discretion of the program advisor based on future career and educational goals.

Complete all of the following courses:
BGEN 105SIntroduction to Business3
CSCI 105Computer Fluency3
CSCI 172Intro to Computer Modeling3
DDSN 113ATechnical Drafting3
DDSN 114Introduction to CAD3
DDSN 244GIS Mapping3
DDSN 245Civil Drafting4
M 121College Algebra3
SRVY 230Intro to Surveying for Engineers3
WRIT 101College Writing I3
or WRIT 121 Introduction to Technical Writing
Total Hours34

Minimum Required Grade: C-