LPA Design Studios was appointed to build a new sustainable faculty to house Mathematics, Business, and Allied Health Division for El Camino College. This 109,000-square-foot building consists of four stories.
El Camino’s Math, Business, and Allied Health Division houses 58 classrooms, administration support spaces, 72 faculty offices, and three division suites. This project is an addition to a new athletic complex that the designing team was responsible for.
Some parts of building clad with glass material, allowing the natural light to penetrate inside the interior while at the same time showcasing the airiness of the building. On the other side, the building was covered in concrete materials.
Meanwhile, the Allied Health division is situated on the fourth floor. It has specialized, state of the art vocational labs and classroom. The four vocational labs are intended for radiology, the nursing program, and respiratory health.
The division also comes with two x-ray rooms and a dark room for advance applied learning. Such skills and simulation labs offer hands-on experience in a mock-up hospital room.
LPA Design Studios was in charge of the Math, Business, and Allied Health Division’s architecture, engineering, and interiors design. Due to its sustainable design, the building has succeeded to bring AIALBSB Honor Award.