Architectural Engineering Technology


The Architectural Engineering Technology option prepares a person for a career in the architectural drafting field as an Architectural Drafter, Architectural Designer or CAD Technician. The Architectural Engineering Technology concentration educates students in the design of projects in residential as well as commercial fields. The program is designed to prepare graduates for employment in architectural firms, design/build firms, engineering firms, governmental agencies, architectural material suppliers and manufacturing facilities.

Graduation Requirements

In order to receive degree, students must take the MS-CPAS (Mississippi Career Planning and Assessment System Exam) test prior to graduation.
Students must successfully complete all requirements for required semester hours and maintain a “C” or better in all DDT coursework.

Courses Are Offered At These Locations


For a complete list of courses, please see our college catalog.

Admission Requirements

  • If applicant is under 21 years of age, the applicant must submit ACT scores with a minimum of 16 in Reading, 17 in Math and 17 in English.
  • Beginning freshmen, 21 years old or older who have not taken the ACT will be required to take a placement test before registering and have a minimum score of 72 in Reading, 48 in Math and a 71 in English.

Gainful Employment

  • Architectural Engineering – CC
  • Architectural Engineering – TC


Jackson ATC
Jeff Lewis
P: 601-987-8162

Phil Cockrell
P: 601-857-3422

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