Architectural Engineering Undergraduate Program

Engineering Building

With a degree in architectural engineering from Detroit Mercy, you'll learn about important structural design issues, such as:

  • Structures for buildings,
  • Components such as heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC),
  • Electrical and lighting systems.

Our Bachelor and 5-year accelerated Bachelor/Master programs provides a broad perspective on both architectural design and engineering including courses in civil and mechanical engineering.

Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABETBachelor of Architectural Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

You'll take courses in all of the areas of architectural design, building structures, construction, and mechanical/electrical systems, but may focus in the area of your choice.

Program highlights include:

  • Five-year, interdisciplinary program, with courses in architecture and civil and mechanical engineering
  • First-year classes are in Architecture allow you to experience both programs
  • Three mandatory co-ops mean you'll earn a salary while gaining professional experience
  • Small class sizes with personal attention from faculty
  • One of only a few degree programs of its kind in Michigan
  • Multiple career options in areas related to building planning, design and construction