Architectural Design Software Technical Diploma | Northcentral Technical College

Architectural Design Software

Newly AddedTechnical Diploma

The Architectural Design Software Technical Diploma is designed for individuals seeking entry-level employment as a 2D/3D computer aided design/drafting technician or those looking to increase their computer design skills within the architectural, engineering and/or construction (AEC) industry. This technical diploma program will provide the necessary training in computer-based architectural design to meet entry-level competencies for producing a wide range of construction documents in the AEC industry. Learners will receive hands-on training in various 2D and 3D computer aided design systems throughout their associated coursework. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program ladders fully into the Architectural Design & Technology Associate Degree program. Potential occupations include: Architect, Architectural Draftsman, CAD Technician, Drafter, Project Manager, Sales Representative, and Account Manager.

program at a Glance

Architectural Design Software 8 Credit Technical Diploma

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo -
  • Medford -
  • Phillips -
  • Spencer -
  • Wittenberg -
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program Outcomes

  • Develop construction documents
  • Employ soft skills to accomplish project goals
  • Specify building systems for residential use
  • Apply estimating procedures for single family, multifamily and light commercial construction
  • Apply CAD/BIM technology (2D/3D) in the residential and light commercial design industry
  • Create preliminary documents for single family, multifamily and light commercial construction

Course List

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Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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