Welcome to the architecture program at the School of Design + Construction. Ranked in the top ten for architecture schools in the western United States, we offer a unique architectural education through both our undergraduate and graduate degrees. Our architecture program is highly integrated, providing students with disciplinary as well as collaborative skills that are needed to succeed in the profession.
Our Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies is our four year non accredited degree. This program provides a foundation in architecture through intensive studio and technical courses as well as integrated courses and experiences with allied disciplines. The undergraduate degree is designed for those who want to continue their professional education through accredited graduate programs, or for those who may choose to work in architectural related jobs.
Our Master of Architecture degree is our NAAB accredited professional degree. The M.Arch program provides students with opportunities to investigate critical issues facing the built environment. Students develop individual topic areas with the guidance of their faculty committee and conduct extensive research concluding with a comprehensive graduate project. Depending on educational background, students wishing to earn the professional M.Arch degree will be admitted on a one, two, or three year time frame.
Architecture students have many opportunities for off campus experiences through our study tours and foreign studies programs.
Please feel free to contact our academic coordinators with specific questions and we welcome you to visit us to learn first hand about the quality of education offered at the SDC.