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Blue PrintsAre you are interested in becoming a drafter, designer, or CAD (computer-aided design)technician? If so, Butler Community College is where you want to be. With cutting-edge technology, Butler's CAD/Engineering Graphics Technology program offers many courses taught by faculty with workforce experience. With the aid of CAD, students will learn to design architectural and engineering drawings.

Courses include: Graphics I, Graphics II, Residential Design and CAD, Commercial Building Design and CAD, 3D Parametric Modeling, Structural, Civil, and Pipe Design, Introduction to Surveying, Surveying II, and Special Problems in Drafting and CAD.


Sueña, Diseña, Construye.

¿Estás interesado en ser dibujante, diseñador o un técnico de diseño automatizado?

Por si lo estás, El Colegio de la comunidad de Butler es el lugar adecuado para estar. Con el equipo más sufisticado y de software, el programa tecnológico de Ingeniería/CAD de Bulter ofrece varios cursos que serán enseñados por facultad con experiencia en la materia.   Con la ayuda de Cad, los estudiantes aprenderán a diseñar arquitectura y dibujos de Ingeniería.

-Clases Incluidas- Gráfico I, Gráfico II, Diseño Residencial y CAD, Modelo Paramétrico en 3D (Dimensión), Estructural, Civil, y diseño en Tuberia, Introducción en Análisis, Análisis II, y problemas especiales de Diseño y de CAD.

(Translation courtesy of students Marcos Ugues, Carlos Perez, and professor Kerry Locke)

Past graduates are employed at ICM Inc. , MKEC Consultants, Poe and Associates, PKHL Architects, Professional Engineering Consultants (PEC), Spirit Aerosystems and more.

Butler A.A.S. in Engineering Technology

Butler Certificate in Engineering Technology

Wichita State University - Butler 2+2 Articulation Agreement

B.S. Manufacturing Engineering

For more information, CLICK HERE.

Kansas State University - Salina B.S. MET Degree

Now students can complete their Bachelor's of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Kansas State Universtiy - Salina   at Butler's Andover campus. For more information on this exciting partnership, CLICK HERE.


ABET Accreditation

Due to Butler's Manufacturing and Engineering Graphics Technology program's constant drive to provide their students with the highest quality education possbile, we forged ahead in January 2006, by applying for ABET (Accrediting Board for Engineering Technology) TAC accreditation. Butler's first evaluation occured October 22, 23 and 24, 2006.

Wichita State University and Butler Partner on 2+2 Articulation Agreement

Butler and WSU agreed to sign a 2 + 2 articulation agreement that will provide Butler Manufacturing and Engineering Technology students with the opportunity to complete their first two-years at Butler and seamlessly transfer their credits into WSU's Manufacturing Engineering degree.

Kansas State University-Salina and Butler will Offer Bachelor's Degree on Andover Campus

Beginning in the spring, 2007, semester, KSU-Salina will begin offering classes toward a Bachelor's of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology at the Butler of Andover 5000 building campus. This exciting opportunity will provide Butler students with the opportunity to complete their four-year degree at the Andover campus.

Listed below are the first two classes to be offered by KSU-Salina at Andover.

Monday, 4:00-7:00 p.m.

MET 246 Dynamics of Machines

Prof. Greg Spaulding (gspauld@sal.ksu.edu)

This will be a hybrid (web-centric) course delivery.

Monday, 7:15-10:15 p.m.

ECET 100 Basic Electronics

Dr. Saeed Khan (saeed@sal.ksu.edu) is the Program Coordinator.

Lectures (face-to-face) in Andover.  Students will come to K-State at Salina (3 Saturdays) to work on the lab component.   The labs will be coordinated/delivered by Prof. Aaron Westerman (aww@sal.ksu.edu).

For more information, please contact Mr. Pedro Leite at pleite@butlercc.edu

Student Projects

CAD/Engineering Technology Lab

Core Curriculum Degree Requirements


Books, Tuition, and Fee Information

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contact info
Name: Buford Pringle, CMFGT
Building: 5000
Office: 5151N
Phone: (316)218-6136
Ext: 6136
E-mail: bpringle@butlercc.edu stars