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M.Sc. On Campus

Historic Preservation

University of Texas at Austin

24 months
Duration
19286 USD/year
19286 USD/year
10426 USD/year
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About

The Historic Preservation MSc program from University of Texas at Austin provides students with an introduction to advanced studies in historic preservation and is a prerequisite for the Ph.D. program. 

Overview

The special emphasis of the Historic Preservation MSc program from University of Texas at Austin is on works of the later nineteenth and twentieth centuries, especially on examples of Modernism.

The material and historical aspects of the recent past receive special attention, but students also encounter other, older buildings and sites, preparing them to work in a variety of fields. International travel is strongly supported; recent student studies have taken place in Italy, Mexico, Turkey, and Ukraine. Programs are under development in China, France, and the Dominican Republic.

Graduates with Historic Preservation from University of Texas at Austin will:

  • be exposed to multiple fields in the discipline of historic preservation — architectural conservation and documentation, historic site management, and preservation planning and development. 
  • gain research techniques, materials conservation, documentation and interpretation of historic resources, restoration methodologies, and sensitive design for adaptive use. 
  • explore a wide array of historic properties, from rural vernacular sites to significant works of the Modern Movement, from interior furnishings and buildings to landscapes and urban centers. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Preservation Planning & Practice
  • Graphic Documentation
  • Building Construction 
  • National Register Documentation
  • Preservation Studio 
  • Architectural Conservation: Lab Methods
  • Preservation Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of purpose
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Résumé or Curriculum Vitae
    • Writing sample
    • GPA 3.0
    • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9643 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    19286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9643 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10426 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5213 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Austin

1243 - 2304 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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