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Architectural History

University of Virginia

24 months
Duration
31686 USD/year
31686 USD/year
19578 USD/year
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About

Students in the Master of Architectural History program from University of Virginia  hold a wide variety of undergraduate degrees from accredited colleges or universities. Recently these have included architecture, art history, English, history, biology, French, American Studies, engineering, and historic preservation, as well as architectural history. 

Overview

Students may be asked to take a diagnostic Placement Exam or other assessment of their knowledge of architectural history for advising purposes before the beginning of their first semester. Students normally begin the Architectural History in the fall semester at  University of Virginia, although exceptions are possible with departmental approval. Students applying from within the University of Virginia to the Fifth Year Master of Architectural History program should consult the requirements detailed in the 5th Year Master of Architectural History program.

The graduate program in Architectural History offers three different tracks:

  • Master of Architectural History
  • Master of Architectural History with Historic Preservation Certificate
  • Master of Architectural History with Urban Design Certificate

Each track will give students an opportunity to refine the course of study that enables them to gain distinctive knowledge and experience for different career prospects. Our graduates work in a variety of fields ranging from public architectural historians, private preservation consultants, to those in critical and curatorial roles in leading cultural institutions and in academia.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Methods in Architectural History
  • Field Methods
  • Digital Humanities
  • Historic Preservation Theory and Practice
  • Community History Workshop

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • unofficial transcript
  • resume / cv
  • diversity, equity + inclusion
  • statement of intent + essay
  • recommendations
  • gre scores / toefl or ielts scores / duolingo english test (optional)
  • portfolio (architecture, landscape architecture + urban design certificate applicants only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31686 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    31686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31686 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    19578 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19578 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Charlottesville

990 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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