School of Architecture, Management, and Engineering Technology

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School of
Architecture, Management, & Engineering Technology


Students interested in becoming real-world problem solvers will love Alfred State’s School of Architecture, Management, and Engineering Technology (SAMET). Creative and curious minds thrive in this environment where the emphasis is on the application of knowledge and the importance of the successful implementation of business solutions.

Learn more through hands-on labs, projects, and internships, where students put their knowledge and critical thinking to the test. With software and equipment just like the pros, students not only use the latest technology but also understand and analyze results.

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School Departments

Bob Pahl Sketching Award recipients announced

Tue, Sep 5th, 2023

The honor began in 2012 and is named for Bob Pahl, a Boston-area architect, who graduated from Alfred State in 1981 with a degree in architectural engineering technology. The awards were presented this year to Vina Pham, Lauren Fisher, and Katie Petix.

Pioneer alum wins court reporting speed championship

Wed, Aug 30th, 2023

“It was a great feeling. After getting second place twice, it was something I have been on the cusp of for a while. I am glad this was finally my year. The people who compete are the best in the field, so even when you do well, it is not given that you are going to win. There is great camaraderie among us, and most of us practice together. We all help each other to be better reporters, and we are all constantly refining the craft.”

Patricia Orsini Nilsen

Yadollahi earns new certification

Tue, Sep 12th, 2023

“With CM-Lean as my compass, I aim to bridge the gap between theory and practice, injecting real-world relevance into the classroom. I plan to equip our students with practical tools that will foster a profound understanding of site production, waste concepts, and their effects on project planning.”

Dr. Reza Yadollahi

Alfred State hosts STEM Conference

Tue, Aug 15th, 2023

“This is a wonderful opportunity for educators to learn from each other so they can grow in their own classrooms. It is also amazing to have these educators on our campus and show them the labs and educational spaces we have available here.”

Jeffrey Stevens - Dean of the School of Applied Technology

Meet the Students - Sofia Baldwin

Mon, Sep 11th, 2023

“Four years ago, I was too scared to talk to anyone, so I started dipping my toes in things on campus and it helped me come out of my shell a lot. It has helped me with my leadership and social abilities as well.”

Sofia Baldwin

Meet the Students - Gabriel Cooks

Thu, Jul 20th, 2023

“Alfred State allows students the opportunity to get a more hands-on knowledge-based knowledge set. We get to do a lot more hands-on based things and I think that is more applicable to working in the industry.”

Gabriel Cooks