First Professional Degree
Leading to licensure in California
Program Description and Requirements
This program is designed for students holding a 4-yr pre-professional degree in architecture also known as Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies. It is composed 60 semester credit hours.
Program Learning Outcomes, Skills and Competencies
Direct Licensure Path (DLP)™ curriculum is aligned with national architect licensing exams. The school does not grant licensure or offer licensing exams.
Students graduating from this program will be able to design buildings and sites with understanding and execution of: building codes, contract documents, engineering systems, environmental factors, professional practice, selection of materials, critical thinking, and creative skills. All these are vital skills required for the practice of architecture.