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Graduate Degree Programs

The Department of Architecture offers graduate degree programs to those who wish to undertake advanced studies in the built and virtual environments.

Master of Science in Architecture

The Master of Science in Architecture degree program provides an opportunity to pursue a topic in architecture at the advanced specialization level.

Career Change

The Career Change program is a one-year graduate level preparation for entry into the Master of Architecture program for those who have earned a bachelor degree other than a pre-professional architecture degree.

Master of Architecture

The Master of Architecture degree program is for those who hold a pre-professional undergraduate degree in architecture (such as the Department of Architecture's Bachelor of Environmental Design degree) and wish to obtain a professional license as an architect and pursue a career in architecture.

Master of Science in Architecture + Master of Architecture

The MS+M.Arch, Master of Science in Architecture and Master of Architecture, dual degree offering prepares graduates to enter the burgeoning research-informed practice of Architecture by offering a combined degree program that interlinks education and training in both research methodologies and professional practice.

Ph.D. in Architecture

The PhD in Architecture degree program is a highly selective program for those who wish to contribute to the body of knowledge in the discipline of architecture.

Graduate Certificates

The College of Architecture offers Graduate Certificates in specialized areas that are inherently interdisciplinary and are available to graduate students from throughout the University. The College offers the following graduate-level certificates: a Certificate in Environmental Hazard Management, a Certificate in Health Systems and Design, a Certificate in Historic Preservation, and a Certificate in Sustainable Urbanism.