Transfer is not the primary purpose of an A.A.S. program, but NOVA has articulation agreements that facilitate the transfer of this and other career-oriented programs to selected senior institutions. Students interested in transfer should contact a counselor or their academic advisor early in their program.
Recommended Preparation Information
Two years of high school algebra and geometry.
Below is a table that shows the courses needed to satisfy this program. Please speak with an advisor to ensure you meet your program requirements.
Colleges and universities offering the Bachelor of Science in Architecture and Master of Architecture may accept NOVA graduates as transfer students. See ARC faculty for details.
1 May substitute the SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.
2 ARC 298 is recommended for the students who are planning to transfer to four-year colleges.
3 MTH 167 (5 cr.) is recommended for students who wish to transfer.
4 See social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives. Elective should be selected with advice of a counselor or faculty advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.
5 Courses may be selected from ARC, BLD, and CAD.
6 Select from the following: CST 100, CST 110, CST 126, or CST 229.
7 See humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives. Elective should be selected with advice of a counselor or faculty advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.