Architectural Technology & Design

  • Credits: 69
  • Degree Type: A.A.S.
  • Campus: East Grand Forks

Program Description

This program is designed for students who would like enter the workforce or further their education in Architecture, Construction Management or Industrial Technology using transfer agreements with various universities. The customized curriculum allows for more liberal arts classes that are a part of the Minnesota Transfer curriculum.


Employment

Graduates of the degree program, have the same opportunities as the diploma graduates, with the added benefits of transfer courses. Those courses allow the student to further their education in Architecture or other related fields, with various universities. Graduates are finding positions as:


  • Drafter
  • CADD Technician
  • Arch Support Technician
  • Estimator
  • Construction Manager


CAREERwise, the median hourly pay as an Architectural Technology in the state of Minnesota is $25.22 per hour. The employment outlook through 2024 is expected to grow approximately -4.8%, a shrinking career.


Program Course Listings

View semester order by campus: East Grand Forks

Required Courses

Course # Course Name Credit(s)
ARCH 1105 Building Technology I 4
ARCH 1111 Architectural Tech I 3
ARCH 1112 Architectural Tech II 4
ARCH 1121 CAD I 5
ARCH 1123 CAD II 5
ARCH 1125 Design Limitations 3
ARCH 1128 Environmental Design 3
ARCH 1131 Model Construction 2
ARCH 1201 Estimating Tech I 2
ARCH 2211 Architectural Tech III 3
ARCH 2212 Architectural Tech IV 4
ARCH 2213 Building Technology II 4
ARCH 2215 Building Systems 3
ARCH 2220 CAD 3D 4
ARCH 2241 Architectural Design 4
ARCH 2295 Portfolio 1
  MN Transfer Curriculum Electives 15
TOTAL CREDITS: 69
 

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