Architectural and Building Science Degree
Offered at: Larimer, Westminster
A.A.S. in Architectural & Building Science
This degree prepares you for employment as an architectural
CAD drafting technician for architectural design and construction firms,
governmental entities, large corporations, and manufacturers/suppliers
or building products. It is a comprehensive two-year study in architectural drafting, elementary design and building science. The program emphasizes green/sustainable architectural practices and essential technical concepts used in architectural CAD and building information modeling (BIM).
Offered at Larimer Campus only.
Architectural degree: See required courses.
See architectural engineering course descriptions.
Architectural Engineering Certificate
This certificate program provides students with entry-level drafting and CAD
skills and emphasizes foundation concepts in building
information modeling (BIM).
Offered at Larimer and Westminster Campuses.
Drafting certificate: See required courses.
See gainful employment information.
Architectural Engineering Jobs & Salaries
|Architectural and Civil Drafters
|Electrical and Electronic Drafters
Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
Occupational Employment Statistics Survey (2013)
Transfer to CSU to earn an architectural engineering degree
Our faculty has worked closely with Colorado State University
(construction management) so several classes will transfer. Of course,
there also are plenty of general-education classes guaranteed to transfer
. As always, work closely with your advisor.
See more about transferring.