Advanced Degree Programs

List of Approved Advanced Degree Programs That Qualify For Supplemental Experience

You may earn supplemental experience hours by earning an advanced in architecture after earning a NAAB or CACB-accredited professional degree in architecture. Credit hours must be in subjects evaluated by NCARB as directly related to architecture.

If you have questions regarding an advanced degree not on this list, the conferring institution may contact NCARB at idp@ncarb.org. NCARB will only consider adding degrees to the list that have been submitted by the institution. If you are an intern interested in having a degree added to the list, please have the institution contact NCARB directly.

American University of Sharjah
College of Architecture, Art and Design
Department of Architecture, Sharjah, UAE
Website: http://www.aus.edu

  • Masters of Urban Planning* 

Auburn University
College of Architecture, Design and Construction
School of Architecture, 104 Dudley Hall, Auburn, AL, 36849-5316
Website: http://cadc.auburn.edu/soa/

  • Master of Integerated Design and Construction
  • Master of Community Planning 
  • Master of Industrial Design
  • Master of Landscape Architecture

Ball State University
Department of Architecture
College of Architecture & Planning, AB 402, Muncie, IN, 47306
Website: http://www.bsu.edu/architecture

  • Master of Architecture II Post-Professional
  • Master of Science in Historic Preservation

Boston Architectural College
320 Newbury Street, Boston, MA, 02115
Website: http://www.the-bac.edu

  • Master of Design Studies in Design for Human Health*
  • Master of Design Studies in Sustainable Design*
  • Master of Design Studies in Historic Preservation*

California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
College of Architecture & Environmental Design
Architecture Department, One Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93407
Website: http://www.arch.calpoly.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • MCRP (Master of City and Regional Planning) 

Carnegie Mellon University
School of Architecture
College of Fine Arts 201, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213
Website: http://www.arc.cmu.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Master of Science in Architecture in Engineering-Construction Management
  • Master of Science in Building Performance and Diagnostics
  • Master of Science in Computational Design
  • Master of Science in Sustainable Design
  • Master of Urban Design

Catholic University of America
School of Architecture and Planning
Crough Center for Architectural Studies, 620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, DC, 20064
Website: http://architecture.cua.edu/

  • Master of Architectural Studies
  • Master of City and Regional Planning
  • Master of Science in Sustainable Design

City College of the City University of New York
The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture
160 Convent Avenue, Shepard Hall 103, New York, NY 10031
Website: http://csauth.ccny.cuny.edu/prospective/architecture/

  • Master of Architecture II

Clemson University
School of Architecture
Box 340503, 145 Lee Hall, Clemson, SC, 29634-0503
Website: http://www.clemson.edu/caah/architecture/

  • Master of Science in Architecture

Columbia University
Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation
400 Avery Hall / 1172 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 20017
Website: http://www.arch.columbia.edu

  • Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design
  • Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Design
  • Ph.D. in Architecture (History and Theory)

Cooper Union, The
The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture
30 Cooper Square, New York, NY, 10003
Website: http://www.architecture.cornell.edu

  • M. Arch II*

Cornell University
Department of Architecture
College of Architecture, Art & Planning, 143 E. Sibley Hall, Ithaca, NY, 14853-6701
Website: http://www.architecture.cornell.edu

  • Post-Professional Master of Architecture (M. Arch II)

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
School of Architecture
1938 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Tallahassee, FL, 32307-4200
Website: http://www.famusoa.net/

  • Master of Science in Architecture

Florida International University
Architecture Department
PCA 272, Miami, FL, 33199
Website: http://www.fiu.edu/~soa/

  • Master of Arts in Architecture

Georgia Institute of Technology
College of Architecture
247 4th Street, NW, Atlanta, GA, 30332-0155
Website: http://www.arch.gatech.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture

Harvard University
Graduate School of Design
48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138
Website: http://www.gsd.harvard.edu

  • Master of Architecture (MArch II)
  • Master in Landscape Architecture
  • Master of Architecture in Urban Design
  • Master of Landscape Architecture in Urban Design
  • Master in Design Studies
  • Doctor of Design*

Illinois Institute of Technology
College of Architecture
3360 South State Street, S. R. Crown Hall, Chicago, IL, 60616
Website: http://www.arch.iit.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Master of Integrated Building Delivery
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture

Iowa State University
Department of Architecture
156 College of Design, Ames, IA 50011
Website: http://www.design.iastate.edu/

  • Master of Architecture II
  • Master of Science in Architectural Studies

Kansas State University
College of Architecture, Planning & Design
211 Seaton Hall, Manhattan, KS, 66506-2901
Website: http://capd.ksu.edu/arch

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Ph.D. in Environmental Design & Planning

Kent State University
College of Architecture & Environmental Design
304 Taylor Hall, Kent, OH, 44242
Website: http://www.caed.kent.edu

  • Master of Architecture (post-professional)
  • Master of Urban Design

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
School of Architecture and Planning
Dept of Architecture, Bldg. 7, 7-337, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, 02139-4307
Website: http://architecture.mit.edu/

  • Master of Science in Architecture Studies
  • Master of Science in Building Technology

Mississippi State University
College of Architecture, Art, and Design
School of Architecture, 899 Collegeview Street, P.O. Box AQ, Mississippi State, MS, 39762-5541
Website: http://caad.msstate.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture

New Jersey Institute of Technology
School of Architecture
University Heights, Weston Hall, Room 320, Newark, NJ, 07102
Website: http://architecture.njit.edu/

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Master of Infrastructure Planning

New York Institute of Technology
School of Architecture and Design
Old Westbury, NY 11568
Website: http://iris.nyit.edu/architecture/

  • Master of Architecture in Urban and Regional Design

New School of Architecture and Design
1249 F Street, San Diego, CA, 92101
Website: http://www.newschoolarch.edu

  • Master of Science, Architecture
  • Master of Architecture (5 + 1) Post-Professional
  • Master of Construction Management

North Carolina State University
College of Design
School of Architecture, Campus Box 7701, Raleigh, NC, 27695-7701
Website: http://www.design.ncsu.edu

  • Master of Architecture Track II

Pennsylvania State University
Department of Architecture
121 Stuckeman Family Building, University Park, PA, 16802
Website: http://www.arch.psu.edu

  • Master of Architecture

Phildelphia University 
College of Architecture and the Build Environment
4201 Henry Ave, Philadelphia, PA, 19144
Website: http://www.philau.edu/architectureandthebuiltenvironment/

  • Masters of Science in Sustainable Design
  • Masters of Science in Construction Management
  • MS in GeoDesign*

Pratt Institute
School of Architecture
200 Willoughby Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205
Website: http://www.pratt.edu/school_of_architecture

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Design
  • Master of Science in Facilities Management*
  • Master of Science in Urban Environmental Systems Management*
  • Master of Science in Historic Preservation*
  • Master of Science in City and Regional Planning*

Princeton University
School of Architecture
S-110 Architecture Building, Princeton, NJ, 08544-5264
Website: http://www.princeton.edu/soa

  • Master of Architecture

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
School of Architecture
Greene Bldg, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY, 12180-3590
Website: http://www.arch.rpi.edu

  • Master of Science in Architectural Sciences Concentrations in Acoustics, Built Ecologies, Lighting

Rice University
School of Architecture
6100 Main Street, Houston, TX, 77005-1892
Website: http://www.arch.rice.edu

  • Doctor of Architecture
  • Master of Architecture option 3
  • Master of Arts in Architecture*

Roger Williams University
School of Architecture, Art and Historic Preservation
One Old Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809
Website: http://www.rwu.edu/academics/schools-colleges/saahp

  • Master of Science in Historic Preservation

Savannah College of Art and Design
School of Building Arts
229 Martin Luther King Blvd., PO Box 3146, Savannah, GA, 31402-3146
Website: http://www.scad.edu

  • Post-professional Master of Architecture in Electronic Design
  • Post-professional Master of Architecture in Urban Design
  • Master of Urban Design
  • Master of Arts/Master of Fine Arts in Historic Preservation
  • Master of Arts/Master of Fine Arts in Interior Design
  • Master of Arts in Design for Sustainability
  • Master of Arts/Master of Fine Arts in Design Management

Southern California Institute of Architecture
960 E. Third Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90013
Website: http://www.sciarc.edu/

  • Master of Design Research - Specialization in Urban Research
  • Master of Design Research - Specialization in Technoogy + Media 

Syracuse University
School of Architecture
103 Slocum Hall, Syracuse, NY, 13244-1250
Website: http://soa.syr.edu/

  • Master of Architecture II

Texas A&M University
Department of Architecture
Langford Building A - Room 411, College Station, TX, 77843-3137
Website: http://archone.tamu.edu/College/

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA)
  • Master of Urban Planning (MUP)
  • Master of Land & Propertuy Development (MLPD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture (Ph.D.)
  • Master of Science in Construction Management

Texas Tech University
College of Architecture
Texas Tech University, College of Architecture, PO Box 42091, Lubbock, TX 79409
Website: http://arch.ttu.edu/wiki/Texas_Tech_College_of_Architecture

  • Master of Science in Architecture

Tulane University
School of Architecture
Richardson Memorial Hall, New Orleans, LA, 70118-5671
Website: http://www.tulane.edu/~tsahome/

  • Master of Architecture II
  • Master of Preservation Studies (MPS)

University of Arizona
College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture
Tucson, AZ 85721
Website: http://www.architecture.arizona.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture

University at Buffalo, State University of New York
School of Architecture & Planning
3435 Main Street, Hayes Hall Rm. 112, Buffalo, NY, 14214-3087
Website: http://www.ap.buffalo.edu/

  • Master of Architecture II (1.5 year, post-professional)

University of California, Los Angeles
Department of Architecture and Urban Design
1317 Perloff Hall, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1467
Website: http://www.aud.ucla.edu

  • Master of Architecture II
  • Master of Arts in Architecture
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture

University of Cincinnati
The School of Architecture & Interior Design
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning, P.O. Box 210016, Cincinnati, OH, 45221-0016
Website: http://www.daap.uc.edu/said

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • PhD in Architecture*
  • Master of Community Planning*

University of Colorado
College of Architecture and Planning
Campus Box 126, P.O. Box 173364, Denver, CO, 80217-3364
Website: http://cap.ucdenver.edu

  • Ph.D. in Design and Planning
  • Master of Urban Design
  • Master of Science in Historic Preservation (MSHP)*

University of Detroit Mercy 
School of Architecture
4001 W. McNichols Rd, Detroit, MI 48221
Website: http://architecture.udmercy.edu

  • Master of Community Development (MCD)
University of Florida
School of Architecture
P.O. Box 115702, Gainesville, FL 32611-5702
Website: http://www.dcp.ufl.edu/arch/ 
  • Master of Historic Preservation
  • Master of Science in Architectural Studies
  • Master of Interior Design
  • Master of Science in Building Construction
  • Doctorate of Philosophy
  • Master of Architecture (Post-Professional Degree Option)
  • Master of Landscape Architecture 
  • Master of International Construction Management
  • Master of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning
  • Master of Building Construction

University of Houston
Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture
122 College of Architecture Building, Houston, TX 77204-4000
Website: http://www.arch.uh.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture

University of Idaho
Department of Architecture & Interior Design
College of Art and Architecture, Moscow, ID, 83844-2451
Website: http://www.caa.uidaho.edu/arch

  • Master of Science in Architecture

University of Illinois at Chicago
School of Architecture
M/C 030, 3100 A &B, 845 West Harrison, Room 3100, Chicago, IL, 60607
Website: http://www.arch.uic.edu/index.php

  • Master of Science in Architecture in Health Design
  • Master of Science in Architecture

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
School of Architecture
117 Temple Hoyne Buell Hall, 611 Taft Drive, Champaign, IL, 61820-6921
Website: http://www.arch.uiuc.edu

  • Master of Science in Architectural Studies
  • Ph.D. Program in Architecture and Landscape

University of Kansas
School of Architecture & Urban Planning
205 Marvin Hall, 1465 Jayhawk Blvd., Lawrence, KS, 66045-2250
Website: http://www.saup.ku.edu/

  • Master of Arts in Architecture
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture

University of Kentucky
College of Design
117 Pence Hall, Lexington, KY 40506-0041
Website: http://www.uky.edu/design/

  • Master of Architecture

University of Maryland
School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation
College Park, MD, 20742-1411
Website: http://www.arch.umd.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture

University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Fine Arts Center
Department of Art, Architecture & Art History, Fine Arts Center, Room 457, Amherst, MA 01003-9330
Website: http://www.umass.edu/architecture/

  • Master of Science in Design

University of Miami
School of Architecture
P.O. Box 249178, Coral Gables, FL 33146-5010
Website: http://www.arc.miami.edu

  • Master of Urban Design
  • Master of Science in Architecture (Design or Research)
  • Master of Real Estate Development and Urbanism

University of Michigan
A. Alfred Taubman College of Arch. & Urban Planning
2000 Bonisteel Blvd., Ann Arbor, MI, 48109-2069
Website: http://www.taubmancollege.umich.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture (Ph.D.)
  • Master of Urban Design 

University of Minnesota
College of Design
101 Rapson Hall, 89 Church St. SE, Minneapolis, MN, 55455
Website: http://arch.cdes.umn.edu/index.html

  • Master of Science in Architecture - Metropolitan Design
  • Master of Science in Architecture - Sustainable Design
  • Master of Science in Architecture - Heritage Conservation and Preservation
  • Master of Science in Architecture - Research Practices*

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
College of Architecture
232 Architecture Hall West, Lincoln, NE, 68588-0107
Website: http://archweb.unl.edu

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Master of Science in Architecture with specialization in Interior Design

University of New Mexico
School of Architecture and Planning
2414 Central Southeast, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
Website: http://saap.unm.edu/

  • Master of Science in Architecture
  • Master of Landscape Architecture 

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
College of Arts and Architecture, School of Architecture
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28233
Website: http://coaa.uncc.edu/Academics/School-of-architecture 

  • Master of Urban Design

University of Notre Dame
School of Architecture
110 Bond Hall, Notre Dame, IN, 46556
Website: http://architecture.nd.edu

  • Master of Architectural Design and Urbanism

University of Oklahoma
College of Architecture
830 Van Vleet Oval, Gould Hall, Rm 162, Norman, OK, 73019-0265
Website: http://arch.ou.edu/

  • Master of Science in Architectural Urban Studies
  • Master of Architecture – Urban Design

University of Oregon
Department of Architecture
School of Architecture and Allied Arts, 1206 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403
Website: http://architecture.uoregon.edu/

  • Master of Science in Architecture
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Architecture
207 Meyerson Hall, 210 South 34th Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104-6311
Website: http://www.design.upenn.edu/architecture
  • Master of Architecture, Post-Professional (M. Arch II)
  • Master of Environmental Buidling Design
  • Master of Science in Historic Preservation

University of Southern California
School of Architecture
University Park, Watt Hall - Room 204, Los Angeles, CA, 90089-0291
Website: http://arch.usc.edu

  • Master of Architecture Post-Professional

University of Texas at Arlington
School of Architecture
Box 19108, Arlington, TX 76019
Website: http://www.uta.edu/architecture

  • Master of Science in Architecture

University of Texas at Austin, The
School of Architecture
1 University Station B7500, Austin, TX 78712-0222
Website: http://www.soa.utexas.edu

  • Post-professional Master of Architecture II
  • Master of Science in Sustainable Design 
  • Master of Science in Historic Preservation 
  • Master of Science in Urban Design
  • Master of Arts in Architectural History
  • Ph.D. in Architectural History
  • Ph.D. in Community and Regional Planning

University of Virginia
School of Architecture
Campbell Hall, P.O. Box 400122, Charlottesville, VA, 22904-4122
Website: http://www.arch.virginia.edu/

  • Post-Professional Master of Architecture

University of Washington
Department of Architecture
208 Gould Hall, Box 355720, Seattle, WA, 98195-5720
Website: http://depts.washington.edu/archdept/

  • Master of Science in Architecture, History, and Theory
  • Master of Science in Architecture, Design and Computing
  • Post-professional Master of Architecture 

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
School of Architecture & Urban Planning
Department of Architecture, P.O. Box 413, Milwaukee, WI, 53201
Website: http://www.uwm.edu/SARUP/

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture
  • Master of Science in Architecture* 

Virginia Tech
School of Architecture + Design
201 Cowgill Hall (0205), Blacksburg, VA, 24061-0205
Website: http://www.archdesign.vt.edu

  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Science in Architecture

Washington University in St. Louis
Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts
Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design
Campus Box 1079, One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO, 63130-4899
Website: http://www.arch.wustl.edu/ 

  • Master of Urban Design
  • Master of Science in Architectural Studies
  • Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design
  • Master of Landscape Architecture

Woodbury University
School of Architecture
7500 Glenoaks Blvd., P.O. Box 7846, Burbank, CA, 91510-7846
Website: http://architecture.woodbury.edu/ 

  • Master of Real Estate Development for Architects
  • Master of Science in Architecture

Yale University
School of Architecture
P.O. Box 208242 (180 York St.), New Haven, CT, 06520-8242
Website: http://www.architecture.yale.edu/

  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Environmental Design*
*Degree was added by submission from the university in October 2013
 
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