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

Associate Degree Course Sequence

SSC101
Student Success Seminar
ENG124
College Composition
CET121
Building Materials and Construction Methods
CET122
Architectural Drafting I
MTH135
Precalculus – A student may take MTH125 (College Algebra) and MTH130 (Trigonometry) over two semesters to satisfy this requirement.
ITD122
Computer Applications for Professionals
MET124
Statics and Strength of Materials
CET123
Architectural Drafting II
CET227
Surveying I
PHY121
College Physics I with Algebra (lab)
ENG221
Technical Report Writing
DET125
Basic AutoCAD
CET223
Structural Design I
CET232
Land Planning and Design
CET235
Construction Management, Job Cost
and Safety
CET226
Estimating
CET225
Sustainable Building Service Systems
CET233
Architectural Design
CET234
Architectural CAD (REVIT 3D – BIM)
Arts & Humanities Elective

TOTAL CREDITS 62

Associate of applied science in civil engineering technology

Career Enhancement Certificate in

  • Engineering Memorial Scholarship
  • Choose Ohio First Scholarship

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

  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Canton Joint Engineering Council