University of Idaho

12 months
17940 USD/year
17940 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Graduate GSSP in Architecture is a two-semester program designed for students who have completed a bachelor’s degree, but need additional academic and/or English support to gain entry to a master’s degree program. 


Program benefits:

  • University of Idaho student from day one
  • No GRE required for admission
  • Earn academic credits toward your UI graduate degree
  • Small class sizes and additional student support provided

Master's degree programs in Architecture

As a student in this program, you will be challenged to use creative design thinking, virtualization and visual problem solving to address complex systems. With guidance from your faculty mentor, you will lead an independent research project that supports your professional interests and focuses on creating action-oriented, entrepreneurial solutions to unique design problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Navigating the Graduate Pathway
  • Academic Communication for Graduate Students
  • Architectural Design: Vertical Studio
  • Intercultural Issues for Graduate Students
  • Introduction to Graduate Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements:

  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Official Academic Transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17940 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    17940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17940 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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