Welcome to the Center for Design and Technology!

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education is in high demand, a wonderful blend of curiosity, creativity and challenge. The Lanier High School Center for Design and Technology (CDAT) - a Georgia STEM-certified program - provides opportunities for students to gain the knowledge and skills required for careers in the areas of:

  • Interactive Design
  • Game Development
  • Science Research and Methodology
  • 2 and 3 D Creation and Animation
  • Digital Illustration
  • Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
  • Software Development including Mobile Apps
  • and more as local/state industry demands

The programs offered at Lanier CDAT utilize creative expression and professional production skills and techniques as a means to develop mastery of core subject knowledge. Critical thinking, communication and problem solving skills are a core part of every project or task, and based on GCPS standards.


Working alongside industry partners, CDAT continues to help students become the next leaders in our STEM industries.