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Quick Facts

  • IVC has the highest university transfer rate in the state of California.
  • In 2016, IVC successfully transferred over 100 students to the UC or CSU engineering and computer science programs.
  • Full-time California residents pay less than $50 per unit at IVC.
  • IVC provides technical training for businesses through our workforce development program.
  • In 2016, the IVC engineering program distributed over $10,000 in scholarships to students through the NSF IUSE grant.
  • IVC has an excellent faculty-to-student ratio, with most engineering classes limited to 30 students per class.

Benefits of the IVC Drafting Technology and Engineering Program

  • Complete your college education at a fraction of the cost of a conventional four-year university degree program.
  • Enter university engineering programs with the maximum possible transfer units and complete your bachelor's degree in less time.
  • Earn scholarships and financial support.
  • Gain valuable technical skills that facilitate direct employment in the engineering, computer-aided design, architectural, and manufacturing fields.
  • Get hands on experience with high-tech equipment under the guidance of qualified instructors who have field experience.
  • As a Certiport and CSWA proctor site, IVC provides certification exams for many CAD software programs including SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Inventor, REVIT, AutoCAD Architecture, and Civil3D.