Master of Architecture Degree: M.Arch 2 Professional Program
Length: 2 years, 52 graduate credit hours
Accreditation: Accredited in 2016 (next accreditation visit 2024)
The Master of Architecture (M.Arch.) as a first professional degree for those intending to enter the professional practice of architecture. Our M.Arch. 2 program is accredited by the NAAB, the National Architectural Accrediting Board, the sole agency authorized to accredit U.S. professional degree programs in architecture. Building on a solid base of undergraduate studies in architecture, the degree program provides a challenging professional curriculum. The two-year program is seen as a capstone of professional studies. Our focus is broad as we have a faculty with a diverse set of expertise and experience, and yet targeted, in that we aim to educate our students to be informed, technically proficient, professional, socially aware, and creative future professionals set on making a difference in the built environment.
Please note: All candidates for admission from schools or programs outside of the UTSA B.S. Architecture degree are subject to review for satisfaction of NAAB SPC B.5, B.6, and B.9. Students whose undergraduate degrees do not demonstrate satisfaction will be required to take additional coursework to remedy this deficiency.