Engineering & Architecture

The CTE Engineering & Architecture Commission supports a portfolio with over 32 programs in 29 schools serving over 9,000 students. The Commission is co-chaired by Mindy No, Principal, Perkins Eastman and Dr. Michael Horodniceanu, Professor and Chair, Institute of Design and Construction Innovations Hub (IDC), NYU Tandon School of Engineering.

Employment in this sector offers significant potential for prosperous career growth and demands highly skilled workers. Students in CTE Engineering & Architecture programs often have the unique opportunity to participate in industry-led mentoring programs. Engineering & Architecture Commission members represent a range of businesses, nonprofits and postsecondary institutions of varied size and scope. Below are a selection of the commission's dedicated partners.

Engineering & Architecture Core Commission Members include:
 

  • AAR Corp
  • Blackstone
  • BMCC
  • Enhanced Building Solutions
  • Estee Lauder Companies
  • FX Collaborative
  • International Facilities Management Association
  • MTA NYC Transit
  • MTA: Metro North Railroad
  • NASA
  • NYIT
  • NYU Tandon
  • Panorama Windows
  • Perkins Eastman
  • Politi + Siano Architects
  • Rockefeller Group
  • Sabiur, Richardson and Weisberg
  • Tesla
  • The Wright Architect
  • USL Technology

Be the voice that shapes the future! We invite you to connect with our commission to help inspire and educate CTE students. To learn more about the Engineering & Architecture Commission and specific ways in which you can support schools, please contact Gavaskar Reid, Industry Engagement Manager, at GReid10@schools.nyc.gov.

Explore recent Labor Market Data to learn about workforce trends in the Engineering & Architecture industries

PDF icon Spring 2021 CTE Engineering and Architecture Labor Market Tool

Schools with CTE Engineering & Architecture Programs

With over 29 NYC high schools offering CTE Engineering & Architecture programs, there are many options for students and families to choose from. Our CTE Program Directory tool can help you explore the comprehensive list of programs available at NYC high schools. Students opting for CTE Engineering & Architecture programs have the unique advantage of being exposed to learning and work opportunities in the key areas noted below as well as industry relevant credentials.

CTE Program Directory

Engineering & Architecture Learning Areas:
 

  • Architectural Design
  • Architectural Drafting
  • Civil Drafting & Civil Engineering
  • Electromechanical Technology
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology
  • Logistics & Materials Management
  • Marine Maintenance
  • Robotics

Key Credentials offered:
 

  • Autodesk Certified User: AutoCAD
  • Inventor
  • Revit
  • Maya
  • NOCTI-Pre Engineering
  • NOCTI-Architectural Drafting
  • C-Tech-Copper Based Networking
  • Fiber Optics
  • Energy Management System
  • Certified Solid Works Associate