Architectural Studies

The Architectural Studies program is designed to enable the student to enter an exciting career in the design and construction industry and offer unlimited job opportunities.

The Architectural Studies program focuses on preparing students to be productive members of an architectural firm and/or be able to continue their education at an accredited architecture program to earn an advanced degree ultimately leading to professional licensing.


AAS Degree Requirements


What Will I Learn?

Students in the Architecture Studies program, through a challenging, thorough and comprehensive curriculum, will receive a solid foundation in the processes of architecture.  They take what they learn, combine it with their own creativity and find success in the business of building.

What is Unique About Architectural Studies?

The courses are taught by instructors who bring real world applications to the college classroom, resulting in a practical, hands-on learning experience and exposes graduates to local businesses who consistently hire graduates from the JJC architectural studies program.

What are my Career Opportunities?

  • Architectural Technician
  • Building Mechanical Technician
  • Structural Draftsperson
  • Surveying and Mapping Technician
  • Designer
  • Drafter
  • Building Designer
  • Building Code Official