Master of Science in Architecture

Master of Science in Architecture

Optional concentrations:

-Health and Design

-Urban Ecologies and Design

-Advanced Technologies and Design

Program Requirements

General Program Requirements for Master of Science in Architecture:

Total Number of Credits Required to Earn the Degree: 30

The Master of Science in Architecture is a post-professional degree for candidates who have a Bachelor of Architecture or Master of Architecture professional degree. Offering the post-professional MS in Architecture provides an opportunity for prospective students to enhance professional skills and gain additional knowledge.  

Architecture Research Seminar

3

Select one of the following 3 credit courses:

 

ARCH 8131

Arch Research Seminar 1

 

ARCH 8132

Arch Research Seminar 2

 

ARCH 8133

Arch Research Seminar 3

 

ARCH 8134

Architecture Research Seminar 4 - Urban Innovations: Technology, Environment and Health in Society

 

Current Topics courses: 1 Select three of the following 1 credit courses

3

ARCH 5132

Current Topics in Health Facilities Planning and Design

 

ARCH 5133

Current Topics in Healthy Communities and Design

 

ARCH 5134

Current Topics in Resilience and Design

 

ARCH 5135

Current Topics in Energy and Performance

 

ARCH 5136

Current Topics in Fabrication and Making

 

ARCH 5137

Current Topics in Visualization

 

ARCH 5138

Current Topics in Materials and Design

 

Architecture Design Studio

6

Select one of the following 6 credit courses:

 

ARCH 8012

Elect Arch Des Studio

 

ARCH 8013

Comp Arch Design Studio

 

ARCH 8014

Architectural Design for Health

 

ARCH 8015

Urban Ecologies and Design

 

ARCH 8016

Advanced Technologies and Design

 

Architecture Elective

3

Electives 2

6

ARCH 9991

Directed Research

3

ARCH 9996

Arch Design Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

30

 

1

Multiple sections with different speakers will be offered throughout the year; the course numbers can be taken more than once.

2

 Electives chosen in after consultation with advisor.

 

 

General Program Requirements for the Optional Concentration in Health Design for the Master of Science in Architecture

Total Number of Credits Required to Earn the Degree: 30

Code

Title

Credit Hours

ARCH 8134

Architecture Research Seminar 4 - Urban Innovations: Technology, Environment and Health in Society

3

Current Topics Courses 1 Select three of the following 1 credit courses

3

ARCH 5132

Current Topics in Health Facilities Planning and Design

 

ARCH 5133

Current Topics in Healthy Communities and Design

 

ARCH 5134

Current Topics in Resilience and Design

 

ARCH 5135

Current Topics in Energy and Performance

 

ARCH 5136

Current Topics in Fabrication and Making

 

ARCH 5137

Current Topics in Visualization

 

ARCH 8014

Architectural Design for Health (Must take this studio for concentration)

6

Architecture Electives

3

Select one from the Following:

 

ARCH 5131

Form and Function in Health and Environments

 

ARCH 5013

Facilities for Health Workshop 1

 

ARCH 5014

Facilities for Health Workshop 2

 

Electives

6

Select two from the following: 2

 

SBS 5001

Fundamentals of Public Health

 

HIM 5101

Fundamentals of Health Informatics

 

HIM 5128

Health Data: Standards and Interoperability

 

HIM 5111

Technology for Healthcare Financial Management

 

HPM 5014

Leadership and Management in Non-Profit Organizations

 

HPM 5122

Healthcare Quality and Safety

 

ARCH 9991

Directed Research

3

ARCH 9996

Arch Design Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

30

 

 

1

 Multiple sections with different speakers will be offered throughout the year; the course numbers can be taken more than once.

2

 Additional electives, as approved by advisor.

 

 

General Program Requirements for the Optional Concentration in Urban Ecologies for the Master of Science in Architecture

Total Number of Credits Required to Earn the Degree: 30

Code

Title

Credit Hours

ARCH 8131

Arch Research Seminar 1

3

Current Topics Courses 1 Select three of the following 1 credit courses

3

ARCH 5131

Form and Function in Health and Environments

 

ARCH 5132

Current Topics in Health Facilities Planning and Design

 

ARCH 5133

Current Topics in Healthy Communities and Design

 

ARCH 5134

Current Topics in Resilience and Design

 

ARCH 5135

Current Topics in Energy and Performance

 

ARCH 5136

Current Topics in Fabrication and Making

 

ARCH 5137

Current Topics in Visualization

 

ARCH 5138

Current Topics in Materials and Design

 

ARCH 8015

Urban Ecologies and Design

6

Architecture Elective

3

Electives 2

6

ARCH 9991

Directed Research

3

ARCH 9996

Arch Design Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

30

Course List

 

1

Multiple sections with different speakers will be offered throughout the year; the course numbers can be taken more than once.

2

 Choose courses from LARC and CTRP or other programs after consultation with an advisor.

 

General Program Requirements for the Optional Concentration in Advanced Technologies for the Master of Science in Architecture

Total Number of Credits Required to Earn the Degree: 30

Code

Title

Credit Hours

ARCH 8133

Arch Research Seminar 3

3

Current Topics Courses 1 Select three of the following 1 credit courses

3

Select from the following:

 

ARCH 5132

Current Topics in Health Facilities Planning and Design

 

ARCH 5134

Current Topics in Resilience and Design

 

ARCH 5135

Current Topics in Energy and Performance

 

ARCH 5133

Current Topics in Healthy Communities and Design

 

ARCH 5136

Current Topics in Fabrication and Making

 

ARCH 5137

Current Topics in Visualization

 

ARCH 5138

Current Topics in Materials and Design

 

ARCH 8016

Advanced Technologies and Design

6

Architecture Elective

3

Electives 2

6

ARCH 9991

Directed Research

3

ARCH 9996

Arch Design Thesis

6

Total Credit Hours

30

Course List

 

1

 Multiple sections with different speakers will be offered throughout the year; the course numbers can be taken more than once.

2

 Choose from GAID, Photo, and other Tyler courses or from other programs after consultation with an advisor.