Architectural Commercial Design Career Outlook

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WITC Architectural Commercial Design Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019

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WITC Architectural Commercial Design Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019

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WITC Architectural Commercial Design Graduate Survey Responses 2018-2019




Typical positions available after graduation include:

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CAD Drafter

Drafters use software to convert the designs of engineers and architects into technical drawings. 

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Project Manager

Project Managers' duties vary, depending on the needs of their employer. Their main focus is to organize the numerous parts of a project and make sure it runs smoothly.

Additional opportunities include: 

  • Store Planner

  • Technical Coordinator

  • Design Technician

  • CAD Technician

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Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your two-year Architectural Commercial Design associate degree at WITC, you can transfer to another college to continue your education and earn your bachelor's degree and beyond. 

Potential careers available include:

  • Architect

  • Project Manager

  • CAD Manager


Hear From Graduates

"The instructors in this program help you understand how projects come together, from the building aspect to the estimating and drawing. I chose WITC because in two years, I learned as much and more than I would in a four-year program." 

Tricia Wilt, WITC Architectural Commercial Design graduate


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