Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) using AutoCAD software forms the core of the AAS (Associate in Applied Science) program in Architectural Technology. This program is designed to provide the informational, attitudinal, and technical skills required for an entry-level position as a CAD operator in Architectural or Interior Design offices, Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, or Civil Engineering offices, Landscape Architects' offices, or related fields.
The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Crime Scene Investigation is designed to develop knowledge and skills required to investigate and reconstruct crime scenes using scientific evidence and logical analysis. The program provides instruction in criminal investigation procedures, collection and preservation of physical and biological evidence, death investigation techniques, crime scene reconstruction methodology and presentation of testimony in court.
The Architectural Technology program core focuses on Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) using AutoCAD software. Students build drafting and computer skills through the development of professional quality residential and commercial working drawings. Registered Architects form the faculty core, conducting classes in an office-like atmosphere designed to simulate the professional work place.
The Administration of Justice Studies Program prepares students for careers in the criminal justice system, enhances the skills of those already employed within it, offers non-criminal justice students interesting courses to incorporate into their degree programs, and provides others with individual courses to take for personal enrichment.
Welcome to Scottsdale Community College’s Division of Applied Sciences and to the Occupational Programs that call this division home. A variety of options designed to fit your personal educational needs are at your fingertips. Choose from our six program listings to access information about Associate of Applied Sciences Degrees (AAS), Certificates of Completion (CCL), Upgrading Professional Skills, and/or Special Interest Classes in our uniquely designed courses of study.