We have scheduled a series of informative open house events to show you the Architecture Program Cost Effective Purchase of Revit Architecture 2012 for students? action. The best time to visit the School is on a Monday, Wednesday, or Friday when you will see studio courses in action. We host an Open House for prospective graduate students every year in the Fall. Information about our Fall Open House will be available at the end of August. Architectural Education — Understanding Your Options Architecture is a dynamic and rewarding profession that requires both a broad liberal education as well as a comprehensive technical skills and knowledge. Understanding the many tracks toward becoming an architect can be confusing. So here are the basics: Architecture is a regulated profession, which means you need a license to practice and call yourself an architect. The profession is regulated in order to protect the public health, safety, and welfare, that is, architects need to demonstrate that they have the skills and knowledge to practice as competent professionals. Architects are licensed on a jurisdictional state-by-state basis.