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Architectural Technician

Certificate

Learn advanced design, drafting, and modeling fundamentals using AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Revit computer-aided design (CAD) tools.

Program/Major Codes: CRTACH/ACH1

Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes

What can I do with this certificate?

Career options: Work as an entry-level technician in residential architecture, commercial architecture, and construction firms

Academic options: Continue your studies by completing the Computer-Aided Design associate's degree

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Program Requirements 2019-2020
  

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
CAD 101 Computer-Aided Drafting 4
CAD 151 Computer-Aided Design for Construction 4
CAD 155 Residential Computer-Aided Design 4
CAD 157 Introduction to Site Development and Design 4
CAD 166 Introduction to Revit 4
CAD 206 Commercial Design: Revit 4
CAD 256 Advanced Commercial Design: Revit 4
 or CAD 265   Design for Sustainability 
 or CAD 266   Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing,
Drafting & Design: Revit MEP
ELEC      Technical Electives: Complete 3 credit hours
from the following list: BCT 101, 102, 204, 265, 286, 287
CAD 196, 199, 199WK, 296, LTP 119, 129140, MAT 188 
Recommend: BCT 101 or 102 or MAT 188
3
Subtotal 31

Required Support Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
STU 100 College Success and Career Planning 1
Subtotal 1
Total 32
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