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The Architecture program aims to prepare students for meaningful work in the profession and awards an Associate of Applied Science in Architecture degree.

Certificate programs are also offered in:

The Architecture program focuses not on design theory but, rather, on the job skills necessary to piece together a building project and to develop the analytical and descriptive drawings necessary for the project to be constructed. The program covers manual and CAD drafting, Building Information Modeling (BIM), detailing, product selection and specification, design, the study of architectural history, code evaluation and other skills used daily in the occupation.

Architecture students who graduate from our program obtain employment (often well before graduation) in a variety of environs. Most find jobs in architectural and engineering firms who rely heavily upon them for their computer aided design (CAD) training and skills.  Others are hired by builders, developers, product manufacturers, retailers, and other industry related businesses.

For more information, please contact the Design, Construction and Trades Department by email at or call (614) 287-5949.