Academics

Architecture

This program of study is designed for students wishing to pursue a transfer degree in architecture.  Students completing the program will receive an Associate in Arts degree, which prepares them for transfer to a four-year university.

 

 

Degree

Associate in Arts (Transfer Program)
Total Credit Hours: 60

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Recommended General Education Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 110COMPOSITION I 3
ENGL 111COMPOSITION II  3
COMM 110INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION: PRESENTATION AND THEORY 3
SOCIAL SCIENCE *6
HIST 117
or
EARLY WESTERN CIVILIZATION 
or
3
HIST 118MODERN WESTERN CIVILIZATION 3
MATH 222CALCULUS AND ANALYTIC GEOMETRY I 5
PHYS 120GENERAL PHYSICS 5
LIFE SCIENCE *3 to 4
HIST 111
or
EARLY WORLD CIVILIZATIONS 
or
4
HIST 112MODERN WORLD CIVILIZATIONS 4
FINE ARTS *3
HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS *3

Recommended Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ARCH 110ARCHITECTURAL ORIENTATION 3
ARCH 131ARCHITECTURAL CONSTRUCTION I 4
ARCH 137FUNDAMENTALS OF ARCHITECTURAL DRAWING 3
ARCH 201BASIC DESIGN STUDIO I 3
ARCH 202BASIC DESIGN STUDIO II 3
ARCH 203INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE 3

Elective Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ARCH 139ARCHITECTURAL FREEHAND DRAWING II **2
ARCH 138ARCHITECTURAL FREEHAND DRAWING I **2
ARCH 132ARCHITECTURAL CONSTRUCTION II **4
APPROVED ELECTIVES **3

* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.
** Architecture requirements vary by receiving institution and it is strongly recommended that you meet with your advisor and select appropriate electives based off your receiving institution. Other electives include ARCTK 255; ARCH 204; ARCH 111; and ARCH 112.

Students enrolled in the Associate in Arts degree program must meet with their assigned academic advisor to plan a specific course schedule meeting Illinois Central College and personal requirements in addition to requirements for the institution to which transfer is intended.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1ARCH 110; ARCH 137; ARCH 138; ENGL 110; Fine Arts; Social Science
Spring Semester 1ARCH 131; ARCH 139, ENGL 111; MATH 222; COMM 110
Fall Semester 2ARCH 132; ARCH 201; ARCH 203; HIST 111 or HIST 112; PHYS 120
Spring Semester 2ARCH 202; Life Science; HIST 117 or HIST 118; Social Science; Humanities/Fine Arts

Program Contact Information

Arts and Behavioral Sciences

East Peoria Campus

Academic Building, Room 124A

(309) 694-5113

Illinois Career Cluster

Education and Training

Career Pathway:
Teaching/Training

General Bachelor Degree Transfer Options

Transfer agreements formalize the transfer process from ICC to other colleges and universities. For additional transfer information, including information on transfer partnerships and transfer guides:

Transfer Planning