There are a number of accredited drafting and architecture schools and college to choose from. Degrees in architecture are available from a bachelor's to master's level, and require students to become licensed after graduation, but prior to employment. Some educational facilities such as vocational schools even offer certificate programs in drafting and architecture.
Students interested in obtaining a degree in this field should note that some programs may require hands on training for a portion of the learning process, to ensure proper knowledge of the trade. No matter what area you choose to work in or level of degree you obtain, skills like design, math, computers, coordination, critical thinking, and customer service are always necessary.
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The National Architectural Accrediting Board provides schools and colleges with accreditation to ensure you receive the best possible training. Educational programs provide students with the skills to plan, design, and construct buildings and homes, and the hands on training to gain experience. Coursework may include design drawing, computer aided drafting
, history of architecture, lighting and illumination, and much more. With a bachelors or masters degree in architecture you can gain the knowledge to work for an existing company or start your own.
Drafting and Architecture
Architectural drafting schools and colleges provide training to students who seek a career in creating images of buildings, interior and exterior details, either on a computer or paper. Degree programs offer students coursework in construction surveying, technical writing
, computer aided drafting and design (CADD), estimating, site planning, and more. Students who choose to earn an accredited degree in drafting and architecture can be ready for future employment with architect and design firms, residential and commercial builders, and engineering firms.
Colleges and universities offer accredited programs for students who wish to become landscape architects. Landscape architects are responsible for creating detailed plans of landscaping, including vegetation, topography, walkways, and details like decorations. Positions like enterprise architect, senior planning associate, landscape architect, and solutions architect, are available to those who choose to obtain a bachelors or masters degree. Depending on the specific area a student wishes to study subjects like landscape design and construction
, surveying, geology, site design, landscape ecology, plant and soil science, and general management may be included in the curriculum.
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The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
is one of many agencies approved to provide full accreditation to drafting and architecture schools and colleges. When applying to an educational facility one should always obtain proof of accreditation to ensure that the degree they receive will be respected and that the necessary skills are learned.
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