B.S. in Architecture Requirements

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
1st SemesterCredits
ARCH 161 Intro Design and Digital Media 6
HUM 101 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking I 3
MATH 111 Calculus I 4
FRSH SEM Freshman Seminar 0
Free Elective 1
 Term Credits14
2nd Semester
ARCH 156 Tools and Techniques 3
ARCH 164 Introduction to Design II 5
HUM 102 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking II 3
MATH 112 Calculus II 4
MATH 105 Elementary Probability and Statistics 3
 Term Credits18
Second Year
1st Semester
ARCH 223 Construction I 3
ARCH 251 History of Architecture I 3
ARCH 263 Architecture Studio I 5
PHYS 102 General Physics 3
PHYS 102A General Physics Lab 1
History and Humanities GER 200 level 3
 Term Credits18
2nd Semester
ARCH 227 Environmental Control Systems I 3
ARCH 229 Structures I 3
ARCH 252 History of Architecture II 3
ARCH 264 Architecture Studio II 5
PHYS 103 General Physics 3
PHYS 103A General Physics Lab 1
 Term Credits18
Third Year
1st Semester
ARCH 381 History of Architecture III 3
CS 104 Computer Programming and Graphics Problems 3
Design Elelective 3
Design Elelective 3
Design Elelective 3
 Term Credits15
2nd Semester
Social Science GER 3
History and Humanities GER 300+ level 3
ARCH 361 Project Based Seminar I 3
ARCH 382 History of Architecture IV 3
Design Elective 3
 Term Credits15
Fourth Year
1st Semester
Design Elective 3
Design Elective 3
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 3
History and Humanities GER 300+ level 3
 Term Credits15
2nd Semester
ARCH 461 Project Based Seminar II 3
Humanities and Social Science Senior Seminar GER 3
Design Elective 3
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Term Credits15
 Total Credits128

See the General Education Requirements for more information on electives.

Graduation is contingent upon the maintenance of a 2.0 average and the successful completion of the minimum credit requirement of prescribed courses within the select curriculum: Bachelor of Science in Architecture (B.S. Arch) requires 123 credits.

M.I.P. Requirements

MIP 601Interdisciplinary Infrastructure Studio I6
MIP 602Interdisciplinary Infrastructure Studio II6
MIP 618Public and Private Financing of Urban Areas3
MIP 631History and Theory of Infrastructure 13
MIP 652Geographic Information Systems 13
MIP 655Land Use Planning3
MIP 674Infrastructure and Architecture 13
MIP 675Elements of Infrastructure Planning 13
MIP 673Infrastructure Planning in Practice3
ARCH 647Special Topics in Computer Applications3
Total Credits36