Architects design and oversee the construction of structures. The architecture process begins with a consultative meeting with a client to learn about building and construction goals. After the meeting, the architect beg... More »

To work as an architect, first earn a bachelor's degree in architecture, and then complete a three-year internship with an established architectural or design firm or with a licensed architect. Pass the Architect Registr... More »

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According to the 2012 Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average median salary of an architect is $73,090 per year, or $35.14 per hour. The top 10 percent of the profession make about $118,230 per year, the bottom 10 percen... More »

A civil engineer serves a role in the construction, design and maintenance of a man-made or naturally built environment, such as roads, dams, bridges, buildings and canals. Civil engineering is the second oldest engineer... More »

Architects use math in several areas of design and construction, from planning the blueprints or initial sketch design to calculating potential structural problems that a site may encounter. Architects employ geometry, f... More »

CAD drafters create technical drawings for manufacturing and construction using computer design programs. These drawings meet the required specifications, codes and methods required by the government for safety and integ... More »

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To work as an architect, first earn a bachelor's degree in architecture, and then complete a three-year internship with an established architectural or design firm or with a licensed architect. Pass the Architect Registr... More »

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