Alfred State College

B. Architecture

Program Description

The Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) program helps prepare students to be well-rounded, creative, and socially responsible architects who shape our world through the design of meaningful and inspirational spaces. The BArch is a fully accredited professional program, preparing students for employment and the opportunity to pursue licensure shortly after graduation, reducing the need for further graduate education or an advanced degree.

Focus Areas

  • Design fundamentals
  • Survey of design
  • Computer visualization
  • General physics
  • Technical calculus
  • Construction technology
  • Municipal codes and regulations
  • Modern architectural theory

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Hospitality
  • Building construction management
  • Lighting design
  • Acoustical design
  • Religious building design
  • Urban design
  • Interior architecture

Program Format


Educational Level Prerequisites

High School diploma

Expected Outcomes