Architectural Major

Analyze the role of architecture in the building construction industry while developing an understanding of the design process and the relationship between the architect, engineer and contractor. You’ll learn the fundamentals of design, manual and computer-aided drafting, building construction and mechanical equipment and the basic engineering of structures as you gain marketable knowledge through classroom, lab and field experiences.

WORK IN MANY AREAS, INCLUDING

  • architectural and engineering offices
  • construction estimating
  • general contracting
  • drafting
  • building supply firms
  • public agencies
  • technical sales

PREPARE FOR A CAREER AS A(N)

  • architectural technician
  • CAD manager
  • designer/draftsman
  • engineering technician
  • estimator
  • field technician
  • quality control technician

Your pathway to a degree

You can start with a architectural drafting certificate, taking classes that directly apply to the associate degree in civil engineering technology – architectural major:

Certificates

Associate Degree

Associate of applied science in civil engineering technology

  • Engineering Memorial Scholarship
  • Choose Ohio First Scholarship

View scholarships

  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Canton Joint Engineering Council

The mechanical engineering technology program is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (TAC of ABET); www.abet.org