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The Pre-Architecture certificate provides students with the group of classes commonly required for transfer to an architectural program. This certificate requires a minimum of 34 credits in program requirements, program electives and general education in the courses listed below.

For more information about Architecture, please visit the program page.

Certificate Requirements

Field of Study Code: ARCH.CER.PRE

Program Requirements
ARCH 1100Introduction to Architecture3
ARCH 1121Architectural Design Communication4
ARCH 1131Introduction to Architectural Design4
ARCH 2201Architectural Design I5
ARCH 2250Architectural Presentation and Portfolio3
Program Electives
Select two of the following based on transfer institution requirements: 16
Basic Computer-Aided Drafting-AutoCAD
Introduction to BIM-Revit
Architectural Design II
Introduction to Architectural Theory
Architectural Computer Modeling
General Education
Select 10 credits minimum based on transfer institution requirements 110
Total Credits35

Requires approval by architecture advisor.