Best Architecture Schools in the US. University Rankings 2022 -

Best Architecture Schools in the US. University Rankings 2022

When it comes to architecture, the US is blessed with many buildings and monuments that attract tourists every year.

From the Empire State Building to the White House, from the Gateway Arch to the Walt Disney Concert Hall, and from Mount Rushmore to the Lincoln Memorial – America seems to have it all.

This is only one of the reasons why we’re not surprised that you want to study in the US. But which are the best architecture schools? Let’s look at the top 10 lists from the latest global university rankings.

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1. Best architecture schools in the US – QS Rankings 2021

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2. Best architecture schools in the US – World University Rankings 2022

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Harvard University
  • Princeton University
  • University of California, Berkeley (UCB)
  • Columbia University
  • Yale University
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
  • New York University

See other ranked colleges on the official Times Higher Education website.

3. Best architecture schools in the US – Niche Rankings 2022

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Student reviews of the best architecture schools in the United States

You can learn more about the study experience at these top colleges by reading student reviews. It’s a great way to see what you can expect, and decide which university or city might be a better fit for you.

Student reviews of universities on Studyportals' websites

Here are just a few examples:

Cornell University

“I had a very rewarding experience at Cornell University. It is a very rigorous university that pushes your boundaries, forcing you to adapt to a faster pace than previously used to. Being in an environment of brilliant students, talented faculty, and an abundance of resources helps you become the best you can.”

Yale University

“So far, I have absolutely loved studying at Yale University. There are so many opportunities to take great classes, participate in research, meet extraordinary professors, and see amazing speakers. I highly recommend Yale. It truly feels like home. The community really is one of a kind and, the residential college system helps students meet new people, feel comfortable, and love college life.”

University of Notre Dame

“I received amazing opportunities during my time studying at Notre Dame. The faculty was supportive and always willing to help with research. There were an abundance of grants that allowed me to travel abroad to complete my thesis; if you are willing to put in the work to make the most of the resources here, it’s absolutely worth it!”

Northeastern University

“Northeastern University is most reputable for its coop program that allows students to gain work experience and necessary practical skills for their future careers. Coop was my favorite part about Northeastern as it helped me develop myself professionally, build a strong resume and realize my interests.

My classes were taught by expert professors and worked to challenge me intellectually. Overall, my experience at Northeastern was very positive, and I would recommend this university to anyone pursuing their undergraduate or graduate studies.”

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