Engineering Design Technologies (EDT)

Unlock Your Creativity, Engineer Your World

For students fascinated by how things function, from intricate machinery to advanced technologies, or who thrive on creating, innovating, and solving complex challenges, the Engineering Design Technologies (EDT) program is a perfect fit. Within the STEM cluster, EDT opens doors to diverse and exciting career paths. This class focuses on nurturing design thinking and creativity, serving as a stepping stone to potential careers in engineering or related fields.

In the EDT program, students explore the art and science of design, working with industry-standard software such as AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Inventor, and 3D modeling tools. Learn how to interpret, create, and analyze drawings for various applications. Whether your ambitions lean towards engineering, architecture, or industrial design, EDT equips you with the skills to turn your creative visions into tangible reality. This hands-on, project-based course not only brings your imaginative concepts to life but also readies you for both the professional world and further education.


Sturgis High School


Alex Balzer

Student Organization:

  • SkillsUSA

Certifications Possible:

  • Certified Solidworks Associate (CSWA)

Who this class is for:

Students with strong design, creativity, and problem-solving skills, especially those contemplating a future in engineering.

“This class allowed me to blend my artistic and design side with technology to create interesting projects.”