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.
- Methods in Architectural History
- Field Methods
- Digital Humanities
- Historic Preservation Theory and Practice
- Community History Workshop
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesArchitecture History Landscape Architecture View 163 other Masters in Landscape Architecture in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- unofficial transcript
- resume / cv
- diversity, equity + inclusion
- statement of intent + essay
- gre scores / toefl or ielts scores / duolingo english test (optional)
- portfolio (architecture, landscape architecture + urban design certificate applicants only)
International31686 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31686 USD per year during 24 months.
National31686 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31686 USD per year during 24 months.
In-State19578 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19578 USD per year during 24 months.
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