University of Massachusetts Amherst
Master of Architecture
The Department of Architecture provides an accessible, intellectually rigorous design education that firmly grounds students in the art and science of the built environment The interdisciplinary, collaborative department embraces spirited, socially progressive, and environmentally responsive design. As New England’s first and only public architecture program, the faculty and students engages the region for integrated teaching, research, and outreach.
The department is part of the College of Humanities and Fine Arts. The department is responsible for an undergraduate pre-professional degree (BFA-Architecture), a graduate professional degree (Master of Architecture), and graduate post-professional degrees (MS Design and MS Design in Historic Preservation).
ABOUT THE SCHOOL
UMass Amherst is one of the major public research universities in America. Nestled in idyllic Amherst, Massachusetts, the campus is consistently ranked among the top public research universities in the nation, and offers a rich cultural environment in a rural setting close to major urban centers.