Resources

Finding information on the profession of Architecture as well as preparing for education in Architecture, Engineering and Construction professions can be difficult. Here are some online resources you may find helpful to prepare you for a great career in Architecture and the related professions:

How to become an Architect

  • Becoming an Architect – The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
  • Steps to becoming an Architect including education, experience and examination – ARCHcareers.org
  • General Educational Requirements – Meeting NCARB Education Requirements
  • Student’s Guide to Architecture Education
  • Guide to Architecture Schools
  • Preparing for the Architecture Registration Exam

College Programs

  • Architecture (NAAB Schools)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (MArch)
  • Georgia Tech University (MArch)
  • Southern Polytechnic University (BArch)
  • Auburn University (BArch)
  • Tuskegee University (BArch)
  • Florida A&M University (MArch)
  • Florida Atlantic University (BArch)
  • Florida International University (MArch)
  • University of Florida (MArch)

Engineering

  • Georgia Tech University – College of Engineering
  • Southern Poly University – School of Engineering Technology and Management
  • Auburn University – Samuel Ginn College of Engineering

Interior Design

  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Art Institute of Atlanta

Graphic and Fine Arts

  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Georgia State University
  • Art Institute of Atlanta

Other Programs

  • University of Georgia – Landscape Architecture
  • Atlanta Technical College – CADD, Construction Management and Trades

Construction Professional Organizations

  • Associated General Contractors of America
  • Construction Education Foundation of Georgia
  • Greater Atlanta Economic Alliance

College Entrance Exam Preparation and Financial Aid

  • ACT registration, scores, test dates and more
  • SAT registration, scores, test prep and more
  • US News & World Report Ranking of America’s best colleges
  • U.S. Dept. of Education FAFSA introduction
  • Answers to your paying-for-college questions
  • Free college money

College and Professional Resources

  • Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture
  • National Architecture Accrediting Board
  • National Council of Architecture Registration Boards
  • State Architecture Licensing Requirements
  • American Institute of Architects
  • National Organization of Minority Architects
  • U.S. Green Building Council

Georgia State Websites

  • College and career planning
  • List of GA Architecture Colleges and Universities
  • Georgia HOPE Scholarship and Grant

Local Partners and Other Resources

  • AIA – Atlanta Chapter
  • NOMA – Atlanta Chapter
  • Urban Land Institute – Atlanta Branch
  • Southface
  • Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA)
  • Architecture for Humanity Atlanta
  • High Museum of Art
  • Atlanta Botanical Garden
  • Washington DC Martin Luther King National Memorial