Downtown Milwaukee Campus
This program prepares students for work in architectural and
construction related fields. Students are introduced to architectural
drafting through sketching techniques, and then receive extensive
training in computer-aided drafting and Building Information Modeling (BIM)
using AutoCAD and Revit (BIM) software. Construction
materials and methods, building codes, and mechanical and environmental systems
also are studied.
Career Outlook: Architectural technicians work with architects, engineers, contractors and building material suppliers. Job duties may include basic drafting, detailing, building information modeling, estimating, technical report writing and field inspection. Career Pathway: This program features exploratory courses that count toward a credential. Work continues to develop the program into a fully embedded Career Pathway.
Program Code: 10-614-1
Start Date: August
Special Admission Requirements: One year of high school-level algebra and geometry.
Detailed Program Information:
Fall 2016 – Spring 2017 Course Requirements