It is a selective design research degree that builds on the deep expertise of our faculty and the strategic commitment of the school and the university as a whole. It is intended for individuals with an accredited professional architecture degree interested in teaching and research as a career in the field of architecture.
The Architectural Research and Design program at Tulane University offers six concentrations directed by our internationally-renowned faculty.
- River and Coastal Urbanism (Climate Change Adaptation)
- Design and Social Engagement
- Building Technologies
- Advanced Fabrication and Design
- Representation Theory
Students are encouraged to develop an area of expertise through independent scholarship. Under the guidance of our diverse faculty, the program focuses on cultivating advanced theory and technology relevant to the design and construction of sustainable and resilient built environment. The program provides opportunities to form a course of study around students’ interests and to develop appropriate strategies within the Research and Design Thesis framework.
- Theatrical Drafting and Model Making
- Design Fundamentals
- Period Styles for Designers
- Graduate Theatre History
- Portfolio Techniques
- Directing for Designers
- Design Seminar
- Thesis Production
- 12 months
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- Statement of Interest
- Official Transcripts
- Letters of Recommendation (3)
- Application Form
- Application Fee
International70860 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2362 USD per credit during 12 months.
National70860 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2362 USD per credit during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.