Pre-Architecture - Associate of Applied Science

(72 credits)

Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements and elective credits to total at least 72 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

A grade of C- or better is required in all courses except ARCT 101 Introduction to Architecture & ARCT 104 Introduction to Architectural Drawing which requires a B- or better.

Prefix Title Credits
General Education
Select one course from four of the following six content areas for a total of 12-14 credits 1, 212-14
This degree requires courses from Areas I, II, III and either a course from Area IV or V; students do not need to take any additional course to complete General Education requirements
Area I: Communications
Rhetoric and Composition 34
Area II: Mathematics
Trigonometry and Precalculus 3, 44
Area III: Laboratory Sciences
General Physics I
and General Physics I Laboratory 3
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences
The following is recommended for this area:
American National Government 5,63
Area V: Humanities
The following are recommended for this area:
Roots of Modern Europe 3,53
Introduction to Early American History 3,5,63
Introduction to Recent American History 3,5,63
Area VI: Creative and Fine Arts
General Education Elective
COMM 265GPrinciples of Human Communication 33
Core Requirements
ENGL 211GWriting in the Humanities and Social Sciences 33
MATH 142GCalculus for the Biological and Management Sciences 33
Major Requirements
Technical Requirements
ARCT 101Introduction to Architecture 73
ARCT 104Introduction to Architectural Drawing 74
ARCT 111Architecture World History I3
ARCT 154Introduction to Architectural Design3
ARCT 170Digital Imaging for Architecture3
ARCT 204Architectural Design Studio I5
ARCT 210Design Visualization I3
ARCT 211Architectural World History II3
ARCT 250Construction Documents3
ARCT 254Architectural Design Studio II5
ARCT 260Design Visualization II3
DRFT 151Construction Principles and Print Reading3
Select 7 credits from the following: 57
Professional Development and Leadership1-3
Any other advisor-approved ARCT course
Drawing I 33
2-D Fundamentals 33
3-D Fundamentals 33
Advisor-approved natural science elective 6
Total Credits72