The Master of Architecture (M.Arch 2)

The Master of Architecture (M.Arch 2) program is a professional degree program for students with a four-year undergraduate pre-professional degree in architecture.

Select students graduating from CUArch with a four-year B.S. in Architecture are eligible for advanced standing, thereby reducing graduate study from four semesters (two years) to three semesters (one-and-a-half years).

Requirements

  • Four-year undergraduate pre-professional degree in architecture.
  • 60 credit hours.
  • Capstone Studio 1 and 2

The Master of Architecture (M.Arch 3)

The Master of Architecture (M.Arch 3) program is a professional degree program for students with a four-year undergraduate non-architectural bachelor’s degree. These students must complete the graduate course requirements plus those basic architecture courses required to strengthening their background in architecture.

Based on the prerequisites, a degree program will be tailored to fit the needs of the student. The design studio and the mathematics/technical courses are the heart of the curriculum and rely heavily on an extended sequence of prerequisites. Students will be placed in each sequence according to their academic background and experience.

Requirements

  • College-level calculus.
  • Introductory course in physics emphasizing mechanics.
  • 111 credit hours
  • Capstone Studio 1 and 2