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Todd Alan Verch

Residential Faculty - Drafting


This program is part of the Applied Sciences and Technology Department.


The iPad. The Empire State Building. That corrugated cardboard thing around your coffee cup that prevents second-degree finger burns. If it was built or manufactured, it was designed and drafted first.

The Drafting program at MCC prepares students for careers as designers and drafters in industry. You’ll learn how to create the drawings, plans, and CAD models that are used for building structures or manufacturing products. Engineers, architects, and many other professions and industries use the skills and techniques taught in the Drafting program.

Our program offers an associate’s degree and three certificates in the design and drafting field. The technology is always changing, always moving forward and the job outlook for design/drafting technicians is generally strong.

Available Associate Degree and Certificates

A list of available degrees and certificates offered in the Drafting program
Degree / Certificate Type Title Courses
Associate in Applied Science AAS Electro/Mechanical Drafting Track II C.N.C. Programming Course Sequence
Certificate of Completion CCL Computer Aided Drafting Course Sequence
Certificate of Completion CCL Electro/Mechanical Drafting Course Sequence

Meet with an Advisor

Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with the program director in the Electro-Mechanical Drafting program, Todd Verch.  Schedule an appointment by email at tverch@mesacc.edu or by phone at 480-461-7767. Together you’ll lay out a program or career path that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success?