Architectural Design Studies A.A.S.

Pursue your eye for design

We'll teach you design fundamentals, how to develop solutions for architectural design challenges, and get you familiar with building materials. You'll focus on developing your ability to make design plans that are dynamic and functional.  

Train on industry-standard software to design and draft plans for building projects and learn how to communicate clearly about your designs.  

Student giving an architectural presentation
Program Type
Career Program,
2 Years

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Where you'll go

Dive right in and build your career as a drafting technician, computer-aided drafting designer, or architectural designer!

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Don't forget your financial aid!

You can save thousands by starting your education here — especially when you compare OCC with traditional 4-year colleges.  And that's not all!  Our Financial Aid specialists can help you navigate the process of getting free aid to help pay for your education.

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