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$69,000

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Architects, Except Landscape and Naval

Plan and design structures, such as private residences, office buildings, theaters, factories, and other structural property.
Adt: Building Information Modeling (Bim)
AS Degree
Adt: Building Information Modeling (Bim)
Certificate of Achievement
Adt: Interior Building Architecture
AS Degree
Adt: Interior Building Architecture
Certificate of Achievement
Architectural Computer-Aided Design
AA Degree

Architectural Drafters

Prepare detailed drawings of architectural designs and plans for buildings and structures according to specifications provided by architect.
Adt: Building Information Modeling (Bim)
AS Degree
Adt: Building Information Modeling (Bim)
Certificate of Achievement
Adt: Interior Building Architecture
AS Degree
Adt: Interior Building Architecture
Certificate of Achievement
Architectural CAD Technology
Certificate of Achievement

Architectural and Engineering Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as architecture and engineering or research and development in these fields.
Aeronautics: Powerplant
Certificate of Achievement
Aeronautics: Powerplant
AS Degree
Agriculture - Horticulture And Landscaping
AS Degree
Agriculture - Landscape Practices
Certificate of Achievement
Agriculture Animal Science
AS-T Degree

Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

Collect, analyze, and interpret geographic information provided by geodetic surveys, aerial photographs, and satellite data. Research, study, and prepare maps and other spatial data in digital or graphic form for legal, social, political, educational, and design purposes. May work with Geographic Information Systems (GIS). May design and evaluate algorithms, data structures, and user interfaces for GIS and mapping systems.
Advanced GIS
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced Geographic Information Systems
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced Geographic Information Systems
AS Degree
Apprenticeship: Surveying, Chainman
Certificate of Achievement
Apprenticeship: Surveying, Chainman
AS Degree

Civil Drafters

Prepare drawings and topographical and relief maps used in civil engineering projects, such as highways, bridges, pipelines, flood control projects, and water and sewerage control systems.
Adt: Building Information Modeling (Bim)
AS Degree
Adt: Building Information Modeling (Bim)
Certificate of Achievement
Adt: Interior Building Architecture
AS Degree
Adt: Interior Building Architecture
Certificate of Achievement
Architectural Design Concentration
AS Degree

Commercial and Industrial Designers

Develop and design manufactured products, such as cars, home appliances, and children's toys. Combine artistic talent with research on product use, marketing, and materials to create the most functional and appealing product design.
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AA Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
AS Degree
Applied Art And Design: Illustration
Certificate of Achievement
Applied Art And Design: Multimedia
AA Degree
Applied Art And Design: Multimedia
AS Degree

Electrical Drafters

Develop specifications and instructions for installation of voltage transformers, overhead or underground cables, and related electrical equipment used to conduct electrical energy from transmission lines or high-voltage distribution lines to consumers.
Advanced Transportation Technology - Electric Vehicles
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced Transportation Technology - Electric Vehicles
AS Degree
Apprenticeship: Electrical Technology
Certificate of Achievement
Apprenticeship: Electrical Technology: Inside Wireman
AS Degree
Apprenticeship: Electrical Technology: Inside Wireman
Certificate or Training

Electronic Drafters

Draw wiring diagrams, circuit board assembly diagrams, schematics, and layout drawings used for manufacture, installation, and repair of electronic equipment.
Advanced Transportation Technology - Electric Vehicles
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced Transportation Technology - Electric Vehicles
AS Degree
Apprenticeship: Electrical Technology
Certificate of Achievement
Apprenticeship: Electrical Technology: Inside Wireman
AS Degree
Apprenticeship: Electrical Technology: Inside Wireman
Certificate or Training

Interior Designers

Plan, design, and furnish interiors of residential, commercial, or industrial buildings. Formulate design which is practical, aesthetic, and conducive to intended purposes, such as raising productivity, selling merchandise, or improving life style. May specialize in a particular field, style, or phase of interior design.
Design, Applied--Interior
AS Degree
Designed for Life
Department Certificate
Family And Consumer Ed.: Interior Design
AA Degree
Green Building and Sustainable Design for Interiors
Department Certificate
Interior Architectural Design
Certificate of Achievement

Landscape Architects

Plan and design land areas for projects such as parks and other recreational facilities, airports, highways, hospitals, schools, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial, and residential sites.
Agriculture - Horticulture And Landscaping
AS Degree
Agriculture - Landscape Practices
Certificate of Achievement
Agriculture Animal Science
AS-T Degree
Architectural Computer-Aided Design
AA Degree
Architectural Computer-Aided Design
Certificate of Achievement
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