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Architecture (BArch)

Architecture in Buffalo, NY by Frank Lloyd Wright at Forest Lawn
Architecture building on Main St. in Alfred, NY
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Architecture of Sullivan in Buffalo, NY
Architecture building on Main St. in Alfred, NY
We're proud to offer the only 5-year professional BArch program in the SUNY system.
Dr. Alex Bitterman, Dept. Chair, Architecture and Design
Program Advantages: 

The Bachelor of Architecture program will prepare you to be a well-rounded, highly creative graduate, able to contribute to the world through meaningful and inspiring architecture. As a professional program, the BArch endeavors to prepare students for licensure shortly after graduation, reducing the need for further graduate education or an advanced degree.

Academic Concentrations

Academic concentration expands specialized knowledge of students enrolled in the Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) program. These concentrations add important skills to the portfolio of the BArch candidate.

Concentration: Construction Management (pdf)

Concentration: Sustainability (pdf)

Concentration: Information Technology (pdf)

Concentration: Business (pdf)

Concentration: Interiors (pdf)

Professional Outlook: 

Employment of architects is projected to grow 7% from 2014-2024, with a median salary of $76,000/year.

US Bureau of Labor Statistics
Alex Bitterman, Chairman
Pioneer Quotes: 
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Architecture & Design

"The BArch program at Alfred State ensures a great professional start, grounded in solid technical and design instruction, that will lead to a variety of career options and opportunities for further study." - Christopher Platt, '19