Program Information

Wake Tech Architectural Technology is a program that prepares individuals to assist architects, engineers, and construction professionals in developing plans and related documentation for residential and commercial projects in both the private and public sectors. Includes instruction in architectural drafting, computer-assisted drafting, construction materials and methods, environmental systems, codes and standards, structural principles, cost estimation, planning, graphics, and presentation.

Our Architectural certificates are designed for students employed full-time in architectural engineering or construction positions that require computer knowledge. Courses include basic, hands-on architectural drafting courses in residential and commercial construction and computer courses in different types of computer-aided drafting, building information modeling and rendering software from basic to advanced levels.

AVAILABLE OPTIONS
A.A.S Degree
Architectural CAD Certificate
Building Information Modeling Certificate
Architectural Planning Design Certificate
Architectural and Landscape Illustration Certificate
Landscape Design Certificate
Plant Identification Certificate

PROGRAM OF STUDY AND CURRICULUM AREAS
Architectural Technology
Architectural CAD Track
Building Information Modeling (BIM) Track
Landscape Technology Track
Architectural and Landscape Illustration Track
Architectural Sustainability Technology Track

EMPLOYMENT
Upon completion, graduates have career opportunities within the architectural, engineering, and construction professions as well as positions in industry and government. Opportunities for employment exist as junior technicians within architectural practices and engineering and contracting companies.