Architecture, Master | Rhode Island School of Design | Providence, United States
36 months
56435 USD/year
56435 USD/year
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Architecture from Rhode Island School of Design is one of the few in the US embedded in a college of art and design.


Architecture from Rhode Island School of Design is taught in a way that understands the practice of design and making as a thoughtful, reflective process that both engenders and draws from social, political, material, technological and cultural agendas. 

Graduates with Architecture from Rhode Island School of Design will:

  • exercise their creativity by understanding their role as cultural creators and equipping them to succeed in the client-based practice of architecture.
  • build on fundamental areas underpinning the creative practice of architecture: representation and fabrication; technologies and professional ethics; history and theory; and design and the process of projecting architecture. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Steel Structures
  • Environmental Design 
  • Steel Structures
  • Making Discourse
  • Subjects. Tools. Process.
  • Concrete Structures
  • Integrated Building Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


42 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form
  • Academic transcripts
  • Portfolio
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency test
  • A four-year undergraduate degree in architecture at an accredited college or university
  • At least two semesters of six-credit studios in architecture
  • Demonstrated design proficiency (in the view of the admissions committee)
  • Equivalent of two semesters of graduate level studio work
  • 24 credits (or equivalent) of architecture courses, including 18 credits of architectural technology (including structures and environmental control systems), architectural history and construction of architectural drawing
  • Six credits of undergraduate coursework for a total of 42 required credits
  • A minimum grade of C for any course counted towards advanced standing

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56435 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56435 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    56435 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56435 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Providence

1030 - 1900 USD /month
Living costs

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


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