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Architectural Technology Plans of Study

2014 – 2015

Architectural Technology Associate Degree

Architectural CAD Certificate


2013 – 2014

Architectural Technology Associate Degree (pdf)

Architectural CAD Certificate (pdf)


2012 – 2013

Architectural Technology Associate Degree (pdf)

Architectural CAD Certificate (pdf)



Architectural Technology Associate Degree (A40100) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER, 2014
ACA 122 College Transfer Success 1 0 1
ARC 111 Intro to Architectural Technology 1 6 3
ARC 112 Construction Materials & Methods 3 2 4
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry* 3 0 3
MAT 121 Algebra/Trigonometry I 3 0 3
SPRING SEMESTER, 2015
ARC 113 Residential Architectural Technology 1 6 3
ARC 114 Architectural CAD 1 3 2
ARC 131 Building Codes 2 2 3
ENG 112 Writing/Research in Disciplines 3 0 3
FALL SEMESTER, 2015
ARC 132 Specifications & Contracts 2 0 2
ARC 220 Advanced Architectural CAD 1 3 2
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 3
PHY 110 Conceptual Physics 3 0 3
PHY 110A Conceptual Physics Lab 0 2 1
SPRING SEMESTER, 2016
ARC 211 Light Construction Technology 1 6 3
ARC 230 Environmental Systems 3 3 4
Humanities Elective 3 0 3
FALL SEMESTER, 2016
ARC 212 Commercial Construction Technology 1 6 3
SST 140 Green Building & Design Concepts 3 0 3
Social Science Elective 3 0 3
SPRING SEMESTER, 2017
ARC 213 Design Project 2 6 4
ARC 221 Architectural 3-D CAD 1 4 3
ARC 235 Architectural Portfolio 2 3 3
Total Semester Hours Required for AAS Degree 65

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

*ENG 070, ENG 080, ENG 090, ENG 090A and RED 070, RED 080, RED 090 or DRE 096, 097, 098; MAT 050, MAT 060, MAT 070 or DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050 may be required based on placement test results.

Humanities Electives: ART 111, ART 114, ART 115, ART 117, DRA 111, DRA 122, ENG 231, ENG 232, ENG 233, ENG 241, ENG 242, ENG 243, ENG 251, ENG 252, ENG 261, ENG 262, HUM 110, HUM 115, HUM 120, HUM 121, HUM 122, HUM 150, HUM 160, MUS 110, MUS 113, PHI 215, PHI 240, REL 110, REL 211.

Social Science Electives: ANT 210, ANT 220, ECO 251, ECO 252, GEO 111, GEO 112, HIS 111, HIS 112, HIS 121, HIS 122, HIS 131, HIS 132, HIS 236, POL 120, POL 220, PSY 150, PSY 241, PSY 263, PSY 281, SOC 210, SOC 213, SOC 215, SOC 220, SOC 225

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have a 2.0 overall grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation.

Architectural CAD Certificate (C40100C) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
ARC 111 Intro to Architectural Technology 1 6 3
ARC 112 Construction Materials & Methods 3 2 4
ARC 113 Residential Architectural Technology 1 6 3
ARC 114 Architectural CAD 1 3 2
ARC 220 Advanced Architectural CAD 1 3 2
ARC 221 Architectural 3-D CAD 1 4 3
Total Semester Hours Required for Certificate 17

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.