This track leads to a Master of Science degree in Architecture (M.S. Arch.). This degree program is a non-studio, post-professional research program that prepares students for careers in research, teaching, and consulting. The focus of the program is research in architecture; areas of research include historic preservation, architectural history, sustainability in architecture, and international community planning and design. The program stresses critical writing and research methods. The program takes advantage of its location in downtown San Antonio and a rich heritage of historic architecture and urbanism. The program stresses critical writing and research methods, which prepare students for careers in research, teaching, consulting, and further graduate study.
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Graduate Admission Requirements
Graduate Admission requirements vary by program. Please check your individual degree program for more details.
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
- 1-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 71 or equivalent
- 2-Semester Pathway: TOEFL iBT 61 or equivalent
To apply for the Graduate Pathway, you must submit the following:
- Graduate School Application
- Non-Refundable Application Fee: $90
- Official TOEFL / IELTS Test Scores
- Passport & Confirmation of Financial Resources (after program admission)
View the video guide on the application process here!
For complete details: Graduate Admissions Checklist
For important deadlines: Graduate Application Deadline
If you need assistance with your application, contact English Language Center at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sample Course Maps - M.S. in Advanced Materials Engineering
| 1-Semester Pathway
9 credit hours apply from Pathway toward degree completion (M.S. in Architecture)
||Semester 1||Progression Requirements
These courses are delivered through the UTSA English Language Center and are required to develop English proficiency
|Course Title||ELC hours
|Advanced Graduate Communication||3|
|Graduate Writing for Academic Success||3|
|Graduate Student Success II||3|
|ARC 6126 Advanced Design Studio||6|
|ARC 5733 Advanced Building Technology and Sustainability||3|
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Tuition & Fees
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