About this course
Anoka Technical College Architectural Technology program offers two award options: Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree and a diploma.
Graduates learn skills and technology which can be applied to a wide variety of careers in the design construction industry, including employment with architectural and engineering firms, residential builders and construction material suppliers.
The Anoka Technical College Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in Architectural Technology is a 60-credit program. The program consists of technical courses designed to develop skills which can be applied to a wide variety of careers in the design-construction industry including employment with architectural and engineering firms, residential builders, and construction material supplies.
In addition to drafting and detailing skills, the student receive training in related areas such as construction estimating, building codes, building mechanical and electrical systems, as well as emerging technologies in energy efficient design. Students receive hands-on training in industry standard computer-aided drafting software (AutoCAD and Revit).