Part of the Lorain County Community College and Lorain County JVS Career and College Advantage Program, the Engineering Design & Technology program at Lorain County JVS prepares students for careers in engineering, agriculture, transportation and more. Students will learn mechanical, civil, architectural design and model building in addition to blueprint reading and small unmanned aircraft systems.

College Credit Opportunities 

Students in Tech Prep classes or programs are better prepared for college, have fewer tuition expenses, and reduce the amount of time it takes to earn their college degree. Students can earn college credit through three options: Bi-Lateral Articulation Agreements (Tech Prep); Ohio Career Technical Transfer Credit (CTAG); and College Credit Plus (CCP).

If you complete both years of your College Tech Prep program, you could be eligible to earn the credits listed below:

Tech Prep Credit

  • CADD 111, Introduction to Computer Aided Drafting, 2 credits
  • CADD 213, Introduction to SolidWorks, 3 credits
  • CADD 214, Introduction to Inventor, 3 credits
  • TECN 115, Industrial Blueprint Reading, 2 credits
  • SDEV 101, College101, 1 credit


CTAG Credit

  • None Available

College Credit Plus Opportunities at Lorain County JVS

Students can choose to take College Credit Plus courses at either the Lorain County JVS; their home school; LCCC’s main campus and outreach centers; or online. To create your schedule, talk to your high school guidance counselor or schedule a meeting with your CCP adviser.

Apply Your Earned College Credits to Your Degree!

Through the Engineering Design and Technology program at LCJVS, you were being prepared to enter a program at LCCC in an Engineering and Manufacturing pathway. Explore how your credits could apply into your pathway of interest!  

Learn how to obtain your credits at our Resources for Parents & Students page; as a reminder, credits are good for two years following high school graduation, so don’t delay!