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Graduate Degrees

Approximately 265 students register in the department each year, about 230 of them at the graduate level. The department offers over 120 courses annually (graduate and undergraduate) taught by a faculty of 55. The Department of Architecture offers degrees at the Master's level and a doctorate degree (PhD in Architecture) in multiple areas of concentration.

In addition, students have the opportunity of studying in two degree programs simultaneously, plus a joint program with the Department of Urban Planning by awarding two degrees or a Certificate in Urban Design.

STEM Classification

The majority of our programs are classified as STEM, allowing students to extend their Optional Practical Training an additional two years, for a total of three. The only programs NOT classified as STEM are the Master of Science in Art, Culture and Technology, and the HTC programs (HTC SMArchS, HTC PhD, and AKPIA SMArchS).