2018-2019 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jul 20, 2019  
2018-2019 College Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Architectural Engineering Technology, AAS

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PURPOSE: This program prepares students for careers in building design and land development, including architectural, engineering, computer-aided drafter, civil or surveying drafter, architectural engineering technologist, design assistant, specifications assistant and field inspector/ contract administrator.

 By the completion of this program, students will be expected to demonstrate an intermediate level of competency in the following skills:

  1. Produce a representative set of accurate working drawings for a residence using computer-aided design software.
  2. Produce a representative set of accurate working drawings for a commercial building using computer-aided design software.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to perform basic topography surveying operations.
  4. Perform tests on soil, concrete, and steel construction materials.
  5. Evaluate a building for code compliance.
  6. Use surveying equipment, following procedures and applying computations to ensure accurate measurements. 

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS AND SPECIAL CONDITIONS: Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. Students may need to complete placement tests in English and mathematics. Visit www.jtcc.edu/placement for all course placement options. If students have deficiencies in English and/or mathematics, JTCC offers developmental courses to prepare students for the curriculum. New students should visit the Advising Center and returning students their faculty advisor for more information.


Text in italics and parentheses indicates approved course substitutions. Pre-requisite and co-requisite requirements can be found in course details.

Required Courses

Total Minimum Credits to Complete: 63


1Students are strongly encouraged to complete their SDV, ENG, and MTH requirements first.

2This program is not intended for transfer. Students desiring to transfer should consult their academic advisors and their intended transfer institutions for specific direction in program and course selection. Required courses for any major at four-year institutions may vary.

3Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor and check their advisement report in MyTyler – SIS.

4Courses noted as Fall only or Spring only are based on historical trends and current planning and may change without notice.

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