Architectural Technologies

Free information session: Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016
Lower level atrium, Aldred Centre, SAIT Main Campus
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Applications for Fall 2016 are accepted Oct. 21, 2015 to April 15, 2016.
Applications for Winter 2017 are accepted June 1, 2016 to Nov. 15, 2016.

Program Description

The Architectural Technologies program is designed to provide you with the essential skills and knowledge required to work as an Architectural Technologist for architectural firms, residential builders and many other companies involved in the construction industry.

This Diploma program is two years in length, consisting of four 15-week semesters. The first three semesters are common to all students in the program. In the fourth semester, you will have the ability to specialize in the Architectural (residential or commercial) or the Building Development options.

This program accepts students into first semester in September as well as January.
Note: This program utilizes an e-Learning (SAIT issued laptop computer) instructional delivery method.

Your Career

Graduates find diverse work in architectural offices and in building construction as architectural technologists, building inspectors, graphic designers, and in building product sales.

Student Success

The most successful students in the program are those with a solid foundation in high school Math and Physics and the aptitude to apply those skills in solving real-world problems. The ability to visualize in three dimension and an affinity towards computerized graphics software are valuable assets.