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Architecture

Fairmont State University

Master
12 months
Duration
19100 USD/year
19100 USD/year
8922 USD/year
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About

Architecture at Fairmont State University consists of an examination of the processes of design, systems of construction, relationships to environmental, social, historical and geographical context, and an understanding of behaviorism and symbolism.

Overview

The Master of Architecture degree program at Fairmont State University has a focus on the cultural, geographic, and historical conditions that distinguish the character of the Appalachian Region, and provides an opportunity to address concerns relevant to the revitalization of smaller cities and towns, particularly those within a more rural environment.

Learning outcomes

The Master of Architecture Program (M. Arch) consists of 42 semester hours of graduate architecture courses in addition to a pre-requisite Bachelor of Science in Architecture (composed of 126 semester hours at Fairmont State, of which 58 semester hours are general studies). The M. Arch portion of the program is typically completed in three semesters of full-time study. Additionally, there are a choice of five (3) credit hour Business Management courses related to project management which may be taken as electives within the M.Arch curriculum.

Programme Structure

  • The curriculum further provides opportunities for research and project applications in sustainable and green design principles. 
  • The program advocates an examination of the past, in order to prepare for the present and future challenges in architecture.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
2.75

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.
79

Other requirements

General requirements

To be considered for Graduate Admission, an applicant from abroad must satisfy the following requirements in addition to general admission requirements:

  • Applicant must have completed an undergraduate degree. 
  • For graduate studies, the applicant must have achieved a minimum score of 550 (paper based)/79 (internet based) TOEFL score.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9550 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    19100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9550 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    8922 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4461 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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