Architecture and Construction
The goal of the Architectural-Structural Engineering Technician degree program is to produce architectural technicians that have background knowledge of civil engineering design and construction, coupled with advanced education in the specific areas of architectural and structural design. Students will be trained to support and work with a professional architect or project manager. Skills learned in the program include designing architectural plans, researching and identifying mechanical systems for buildings applying building codes, and preparing presentation drawings.
Gateway has opened a program which will provide training in the career field of gas utility construction, a very in-demand career field in Wisconsin and across the nation.
Students graduating from the nine-month technical diploma program can earn an estimated starting wage of $50,000 annually and gain skills they can use to apply at employers across the region. When surveyed, area employers indicated there would be more than 500 job openings in the next three years caused by newly created jobs, retirement or resignations.
Self-motivated individuals who enjoy facing new challenges and working in complex situations will find a career in Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration fulfilling and Gateway Technical College can help you obtain that rewarding career. HVAC/R technicians, mechanics and installers perform basic repairs to systems, install HVAC/R systems, connect fuel and water supply lines to systems and test individual components of the HVAC/R system to determine necessary repairs.
The Interior Design profession is exciting and diverse, demanding both creative and technical solutions to enhance the wellbeing and aesthetic sense of clients. Interior designers can work in a variety of areas that include retail kitchen and bathroom design, flooring and furniture sales and home furnishing design. A good interior designer has strong communication skills, is inquisitive, creative and a problem solver, who can develop designs that fit a client’s criteria and budget.