City Tech's bachelor degree in architecture technology is the only program of its kind in the City University of New York. It prepares the student to be proficient in the 21st century technologies that are required to manage all phases of professional practice in an architectural office environment. The program provides a basic understanding and the practical's skills needed to function as an assistant in an architectural office or in related fields.
The bachelor's degree focus on the latest technology's currently being used. It provides skills required for careers in architectural fabrication, sustainability, Building Information Modeling (BIM) and in renovation, restoration and preservation of existing buildings. The program provides a basic understanding and the practical's skills needed to function in a whole range architectural and architectural service industries.
This program familiarize the student with up-to-date article architectural office practices and procedures including BIM, three-dimensional modeling and parametrics, visualization, energy modeling and analysis, sustainability and resilient design, and computer aided design (CAD). Studio work gives the students the opportunity to develop their talents by participating in the various architectural projects from inception to final drawings and models. As a graduate, the student will be well-equipped to be a part of an architectural design team in a broad area of planning, designing, documenting and construction coordination roles.
Graduates from our bachelor degree program will be qualified to work as project managers or job captains in architectural offices. They are provided with immediately marketable skills and a solid foundation for career advancement. Graduates from this program could qualify to go on to earn a master's degree in architecture.