Architecture and Design

Architecture (BArch)
Architectural Technology (BS)
Architectural Technology (AAS)
Interior Design (AAS)

For more info, please contact William Dean, Chair, phone: 607-587-4628, fax: 607-587-4620
Secretary phone: 607-587-4696, email address:

In the architectural area, a five-year professional Bachelor of Architecture degree, Bachelor of Science degree program in architectural technology, and an Associate in Applied Science degree in architectural technology are offered. These degrees are designed to serve the varying needs in the profession of architecture. The Associate of Applied Science degree in interior design provides graduates with basic knowledge and skills for entry-level positions in the interior design discipline.

Department Mission

The Architecture and Design Department at Alfred State prepares graduates for immediate employment or continued educational opportunities in a range of design and technology-related disciplines. The department provides quality technical education that integrates theory and practice with a foundation in the arts and sciences.

In the News

Alfred State to offer five-year degree in architecture, The Evening Tribune, July 5, 2013

Latest Architecture and Design News

Thu, Oct 2nd, 2014

students at STAR center with clientsThe STAR Center is a collaboration of two organizations in the department: the Architecture Club and the Interior Design Club, which, through the promotion of sound design and planning principles, seek to enhance the local built environment.

Mon, Aug 18th, 2014

Dr. John C. Williams, dean of the School of Architecture, Management and Engineering Technology, said NAAB granted the status after approving the Architecture and Design Department’s accreditation plan and conducting an initial candidacy visit.

Thu, Oct 10th, 2013

Architecture is a noun poster image, Entrance to the new Barnes Foundation Museum in Philadelphia designed by Tod Williams The Department of Architecture and Design is proud to announce “Architecture is a noun,” an upcoming lecture by Tod Williams of Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects on Oct. 14 at 6 p.m. in room 215 of the Engineering Technology Building on the Alfred campus.