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The Architecture program at Ventura College is designed to provide students with an opportunity to pursue an emphasis in

  1. Architectural Drafting, or
  2. Electronic Drafting, or
  3. Industrial Design , or
  4. Computer Assisted Drafting (e.g. AutoCAD), or
  5. a combination of all of the above.

This program is an Authorized AutoDesk Training Center (ATC) and several of our faculty are certified ATC instructors.

The focus of the curriculum is comprehensive.   Students can organize their course of study as a short-term training package ranging from 8 to 32 weeks, OR a traditional 2-year A.S. degree package, OR a course package that is designed for transfer to a 4-year university.  See our college catalog for information on transfer credit.  Also, contact our division counselor at (805) 654-6484 for direct information or, for general counseling services, contact our Counseling Center at (805) 654-6448.  To directly speak to faculty in our Architectural Program, call (805) 654-6398.  To contact the Division office, call (805)654-6372.

Industry Training

As an AutoDesk Certified Training (ACTC), Ventura College also provides customized short-term training for companies or individuals desiring hands-on instruction in AutoCAD or other computer assisted drafting programs.   Contact the Division office at (805) 654-6372 for more information.