Architecture Careers

Our students enter the profession well prepared, as we educate them to become critical thinkers and visionary designers with skills and experiences to carry them into their architecture career. We provide them with the knowledge and abilities necessary to investigate their ideas and transform their architectural visions into built reality. We strongly believe in our students’ potential to shape the future of the our environment as critical leaders in their field.

Architecture Careers
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City and Urban Planner
Master planning environmental design decisions at the scale of a neighborhood, district, city, or region, architects can be part of an urban or design team improving urban environments.
Construction Manager
As construction managers, architects contribute their knowledge of building design and coordinate the design delivery of a project from conception to final closeout.
Design Consultant
Graduates from an architectural school are qualified outside of architectural practice, to consult across disciplines; from building envelope design, historical preservation, industrial design, furniture design, color, branding, business and product consulting, among many other possibilities.
Project Architect
Collaborating on large or complex architectural projects, project designers are crucial member of a design team.
Self-Employed Architect
Operating as a sole practitioner, firm principals run small to mid-sized offices sometimes in partnership with other principals. Firm principals are responsible for signing and stamping construction documentation sets, and must be licensed in the state in which a project is being built.
Sustainable Design Consultant
Specializing in sustainability-driven design projects, sustainability consultants may be architects or other design professionals.
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