48 months
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62570 USD/year
62570 USD/year
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About

The Architecture major at Columbia University establishes an intellectual context for students to interpret the relation of form, space, program, materials and media to human life and thought. 

Overview

Through the Architecture curriculum at Columbia University, students participate in the ongoing shaping of knowledge about the built environment and learn to see architecture as one among many forms of cultural production. 

Key Features 

  • At the same time, the major stresses the necessity of learning disciplinary-specific tools, methods, terms and critiques. 
  • Thus, work in the studio, lecture or seminar asks that students treat architecture as a form of research and speculation which complement the liberal arts mission of expansive thinking.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Architectural Design: Environments And Mediations
  • Advanced Architectural Design 
  • Modern Architecture In The World
  • Architectural Elective: History
  • Architectural Elective: Society, Environment, And The Global
  • Architectural Elective: Design, Media, And Technology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Autobiographical information
  • Lists and descriptions of a student’s achievements, activities, employment and summer activities
  • Personal essay
  • An official high school transcript from all high schools attended
  • One high school counselor’s recommendation and school profile
  • The completed Mid-Year Report
  • SAT or ACT
  • Applicants may self-report their scores
  • English proficiency examination score (if necessary)
  • These recommendations must come from teachers who taught you in academic disciplines
  • For engineering applicants, one must come from a math or science teacher

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    62570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31285 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    62570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31285 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Manhattan

2638 - 5751 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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