Architectural Construction Tech. AAS (61 Credits)

Career Opportunities

Employment areas for graduates include general contractors, architectural and engineering firms, building material centers, related material suppliers, and building material manufacturers. Graduates work as drafters, estimators, technical support staff, material salespeople, management trainees, and project managers. Articulation agreements with other schools also give students the opportunity to continue their education for advanced degrees in areas such as construction management.

Suggested Technical Studies Semester I
ARCH1503 Introduction to Architectural Drafting 2 Credits
ARCH1506 Intro to Architectural CAD 3 Credits
ARCH1522 Residential Design Principles 2 Credits
CNST1502 Building Materials and Methods 3 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester II
ARCH1510 CAD and Design Studio 6 Credits
ARCH1534 Residential Design and Presentation 2 Credits
CNST1506 Estimating for the Construction Trades I 3 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester III
ARCH2506 Architectural Design Studio I 3 Credits
ARCH2510 Architectural CAD II 3 Credits
ARCH2522 Commercial Design Principles and Practice 2 Credits
ARCH2530 Sustainable Building Systems 2 Credits
CNST2502 Estimating for the Construction Trades II 3 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester IV
ARCH2518 Architectural CAD III 3 Credits
ARCH2542 Structural Building Systems 3 Credits
ARCH2551 Professional Constructor Seminar 1 Credits
CNST2506 Construction Management 3 Credits
CNST2510 Commercial Estimating and Project Analysis 2 Credits
General Education
MNTC Goal Area 1 Communications-Oral 3 Credits
MNTC Goal Area 1 Communications-Written 3 Credits
MNTC Goal Area Goal 4 Math/Logic 3 Credits
MNTC Goal Area 5 Social Sciences 3 Credits
MNTransfer General Education Electives 3 Credits
Estimated cost for books and supplies: $2,615

PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice.