FND COMPONENT AREA
SOCI/BEHA SCIENCE ELECTIVE
UNIV 1101 OR UNIV 1131
TOTAL DEGREE HOURS
Beginning the Journey
Trailblazing the Path
Be Bold. Be Ambitious. Set Yourself Apart.
Dedicate yourself to sketching daily to hone your drawing skills. Keep a sketchbook!
Maintain and document all submitted work to build
Speak with Lockheed Martin Career Development Center about on-campus and summer job opportunities.
Apply to be a mentee with C.A.M.P.
Verify important dates each semester via the
Attend lecture series hosted throughout the year by
Join a UTA club or organization to meet and become involved with like-minded peers.
Participate in and observe studio juries.
Global Mavericks Program
Language Exchange Program
Complete all Intended Studies to progress to Major Declared Studies.
Check CAPPA website to see available adv. electives offered each semester.
Consider adding a minor.
Apply regularly to CAPPA scholarships through
Fraternity and Sorority Life
Meet with your advisor once a semester to ensure you stay in your cohort and on track to graduate.
Familiarize yourself with your degree plan.
Identify books, websites, study aides, and classroom locations each semester.
Complete UNIV 1101/UNIV 1131 to learn about resources available to students and to provide better success in your major.
Become a member of a professional student organization, such as AIAS, IIDA, and USGBCS.
Participate and volunteer in local architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture communities.
Attend interest meetings for SOA faculty-led study abroad trips.
Aspire to make the Dean's List.
Aim to be invited into Tau Sigma Delta, Nu Alpha Chapter.
Create and maintain a resume for future internship and job opportunities.
Apply to be a mentor with C.A.M.P.
Consider taking on a leadership position in a student organization.
Join faculty-led SOA study abroad trip over summer before senior year.
Strive to participate in Design Build for senior year studio.
Attend Commencement ceremony. Congrats!
Service Learning Courses
Service Learning Showcase
CAPPA Majors Career Fair
All Majors Job Fair
Federal Work Study
Independent Study with Faculty to
Meet with graduate advisor to discuss requirements for entering grad school.
Meet with advisor to ensure you enroll in final courses required to graduate.
Apply to graduate through MyMav.
Attend CAPPA Career Fair hosted every spring by AIAIS.
Attend All Majors Job Fair.
Explore workforce skill development through on and off-campus activities.
Engage with the UTA Lockheed Martin Career Development Center at uta.edu/careers.
Meet with a career consultant
Network with employers
Discover internships and co-ops
Apply for on-campus employment
Join Handshake, our career services platform
Participate in career development programs
Ability to Visually Communicate Ideas to Others
Conceptualizing Spatial Relationships
Critical Thinking Skills
Design Techniques, Tools, and Principles
Digital Design Skills
Focus on Form and Function
Freehand Drawing Skills
Identifying and Creatively Solving Problems
Knowledge and Awareness of Related Industries
Making Decisions and Solving Problems
Model Building Skills
Originality and Attention to Detail
What career options do I have with this major?
Creativity/Ingenuity: Synthesize existing ideas and concepts in
innovative and creative ways to develop new ways of thinking
or working and engage in divergent thinking and
Critical Thinking: Analyze issues, make decisions, and
overcome problems by using sound reasoning before forming
a strategy, decision, or opinion.
Professionalism: Display effective work habits, high integrity,
and ethical behavior. Possess the ability to demonstrate skills
confidently and apply talents to achieve professional success.
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