Architectural Technology Certificate

(formerly Architecture Certificate)

Curriculum ARC.ARC CERT (C448T)

(Total Program Credits: 21)

The Architectural Technology Certificate is designed for students who wish to concentrate solely on technically-related courses. Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions with architecture, interior design or construction companies.


Upon successful completion of the Architecture Technology Certificate, the graduate will be able to:

  • utilize state of the art equipment as it applies to design and construction;
  • develop construction documents thru AutoCAD or BIM Technology;
  • analyze various construction technologies which work together to create a building; and
  • identify how global environmental issues impact the construction field.

Placement Measures MAT, RHT, and COL sequence placement will be determined by an Academic Advisor. Contact your Academic Advisor or Transfer Specialist (if transferring), before registering for courses.
Developmental education courses do not transfer. They assist students in the path towards college credit.

(Fall 2021)

Semester One: Fall

Course NumberTitleCredits
ARC 104Introduction to Architecture

3 credits

ARC 108Materials and Techniques #

1 credit

ARC 110Materials, Methods and Sustainability I #

2 credits

ARC 189AutoCAD & 3D Computer Modeling

3 credits

ARC 261Revit

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:12

Semester Two: Spring

Course NumberTitleCredits
ARC 220Materials, Methods & Sustainability II #

3 credits

ARC 280Materials, Methods & Sustainability III #

3 credits

REN 100Introduction to Renewable Energy

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:9

See ARC course descriptions; IBC course descriptions.

Coordinator: Frances Figg, Ext. 3129; email: