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Space Architecture

University of Houston

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
1055 USD/credit
1055 USD/credit
546 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Sasakawa International Center for Space Architecture (SICSA) at University of Houston is a research and design organization within the University of Houston.

Overview

Space Architecture at University of Houston brings more than 30 years of internationally recognized experience in habitat research, planning and design for space and extreme terrestrial environments. Such settings share many urgent problems and issues. 

Learning outcomes

They typically impose logistic transport challenges for people, equipment and supplies; present severe facility construction and operational constraints; demand careful attention to habitability, performance and safety under isolated, confined conditions; and heavily rely upon all practical means to optimize energy-efficient, ecologically-responsible strategies. Terrestrial planning applications include remote oil and gas exploration/production camps; emergency natural disaster response operations and shelters; and rapid military troop deployment accommodations for harsh, undeveloped locales.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spacecraft/Habitat Design
  • Space Systems Tech Studio
  • Mission Planning and Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
Required
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

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
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Graduate Application
  • 1 official transcript should be mailed to:
  • University of Houston Graduate School (Click here for more information)
  • 1 scan of official transcript (uploaded)
  • resume (uploaded)
  • Officially reported GRE scores taken in the last five years (University code is 6870)
  • 3 References with email addresses must be listed on the online application. Not listing references will delay your application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1055 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1055 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1055 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1055 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    546 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 546 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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