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Architectural Design, B.F.A

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

During the Architectural Design program of The New School students investigate environmental, cultural, and theoretical concerns using methods ranging from full-scale construction to digital animation. You create socially engaged, collaboratively made, globally oriented work along with students in graduate programs in architecture, industrial design, interior design, and lighting design, also offered in Parsons’ School of Constructed Environments (SCE).

Future Opportunities

Graduates pursue careers and advanced education in architecture, landscape architecture, environmental art, and urban, exhibition, and interior design.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrative Studio
  • Integrative Seminar
  • Sustainable Systems
  • Space/Materiality
  • Drawing/Imaging
  • Time

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    92

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General Requirements

  • Complete the Common Application. All applicants are required to apply online
  • Application Fee Application fees are $50 for all U.S. domestic applicants, and $75 for first-year international applicants
  • Official Transcripts
  • All transcripts not written in English must be accompanied by a certified English translation
  • Portfolio
  • Essay
  • SAT and ACT scores
  • All applicants whose first language is not English must submit valid TOEFL, IELTS, PTE, or Duolingo scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    50460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25230 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    50460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25230 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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