Length of Course:                         One Year

    Credit:                                           2.5 Credits

    Grade Placement:                         12

    Prerequisite:                                 Apply the previous semester, appropriate orientation courses and career interest

    State Code:                                  17999A000

    Course Description: The ACE program is designed to provide seniors with a broad overview of the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue an exciting career in the architecture/construction/engineering field. Through relevant and challenging college courses, the student will receive a solid foundation in the introductory and fundamental coursework in the professional tracks of the building industry. The ACE program has been designed for those students interested in the building environment and who are considering career pathways in the field of architecture, engineering or construction management. With 12 hours of college credit to be earned, the student will explore each discipline and can apply those credits to the track best suited to their interest for further study. Students will need their own transportation to and from class at Joliet Junior College Main Campus. Application to the program is required. Students will be dual enrolled earning high school and college credit for ARCH 100, CM 100, EGR 105/AEC 299, AEC 106, OPS 111 and SET 100 (12 credit hours). Recommended that students have earned a C or higher in all mathematics courses.