3-Year Track - For students with Prior Non-Architecture Degrees

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Semester ICredit Hours
ARC 604 Architecture Design and Theory I 6
ARC 611 Drawing 3
ARC 630 Building Technology: Materials & Methods 3
ARC 667 History of Architecture I 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring Semester II
ARC 605 Architecture Design and Theory II 6
ARC 613 Computing 3
ARC 631 Building Technology II: Structural Systems 3
ARC 668 History of Architecture II 3
 Credit Hours15
Summer Semester III
ARC 606 Architectural Design and Theory III 6
ARC 632 Building Structures I 3
ARC 662 Environmental Building Systems I 3
 Credit Hours12
Fall Semester IV
ARC 607 Architecture Design. (Comprehensive) 6
ARC 633 Building Structures II 3
ARC 663 Environmental Building Systems II 3
ARC 620 Architecture Theory 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring Semester V
ARC 608 Architecture Design (Rome or Miami) 6
Electives 6
History of Architecture Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Fall Semester VI
ARC 609 Architecture Design 6
ARC 699 Directed Research 3
ARC 652 Environmental Building Systems I,Management of Professional Practice 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring Semester VII
ARC 610 Architecture Design Degree Project 6
Professional Elective 3
Electives 9
 Credit Hours18
 Total Credit Hours105

NOTE: 3 credit hours must be taken at the student’s preference during Intersession, Spring Break, or Summer II

Curriculum notes: this program assumes that the student has completed college level mathematics and physics.

Advanced Standing 2-Year Track - For Students with Non-Professional Degrees in Architecture

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Semester ICredit Hours
ARC 607 Architecture Design. (Comprehensive) 6
ARC 620 Architecture Theory 3
Elective 6
 Credit Hours15
Spring Semester II
ARC 608 Architecture Design (Rome or Miami) 6
History of Architecture Elective 3
Elective 6
 Credit Hours15
Fall Semester IV
ARC 609 Architecture Design 6
ARC 699 Directed Research 3
ARC 652 Environmental Building Systems I,Management of Professional Practice 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring Semester V
ARC 610 Architecture Design Degree Project 6
Elective 9
 Credit Hours15
 Total Credit Hours60

Architecture and professional courses completed in a pre-professional bachelor’s degree program will be evaluated to identify courses that may be waived in the Master of Architecture Professional Degree Program.

A maximum of 54 credit hours, including three design studios, may be waived; generally architecture and professional courses with a grade of B- or higher will be accepted.

Requirements/Recommendations for additional coursework will be contingent on the evaluation of the student’s prior work at the time of admission.