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Architectural Technician


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

Program/Major Codes: CRTACH/ACH

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

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements

This section lists general education requirements that are not fulfilled by core or support courses.* A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Communication Requirement 3
Subtotal 3

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
CAD 266 Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Drafting &
Design: Revit MEP
CAD 280 Computer-Aided Design Portfolio 1
GTM 105 Applied Technical Mathematics 3
Subtotal 36

* Other general education requirements are fulfilled by required core and support courses:  Analysis and Critical Thinking Requirement - GTM 105