6 months
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33600 USD/full
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About

The Energy Efficient Building Design (Certificate NDP) at University of Arizona is designed as both a stand-alone program and to be integrated with other degrees, including the Master of Architecture, Master of Science in Architecture, Master of Landscape Architecture, or Master of Science in Urban Planning. 

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Overview

The student is responsible for choosing the appropriate option and, in the case of a degree program, working with the Energy Effcient Building Design Certificate Coordinator and his/her degree program advisor to develop a mutually agreeable plan of study. 

Students of the Energy Efficient Building Design (Certificate NDP) at University of Arizona must comply to the University of Arizona’s Graduate College eligibility requirements including a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4-point scale from a baccalaureate degree.  Students who bring in units from NDS, outside transfer, or a UA Major other than MS PLNG, MLA LAR, MS ARCH, must complete a minimum of 12 units ‘in residence’ in the certificate program. If they bring in more than 6 units from another program, they may take ARC 597B Special Projects in Architecture to complete the residence units.

College of Architecture, Planning & Landscape Architecture

The College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, the nation's leader in sustainable design and planning for arid regions. CAPLA embodies the oldest design and planning programs in the state of Arizona. CAPLA faculty work at the forefront of sustainability and regenerative development, specifically, alternative energy, water conservation, landscape ecology, climate change adaptation, affordable housing, and heritage preservation. Our alumni are recognized internationally for modern desert architecture, landscape architecture, and urban and regional planning and design comprising what is known as the "Arizona School."

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Energy and the Enviornment 
  • Energy  Use in Buildings
  • Computer Energy Analysis 
  • Sustainable Design & the LEED Initiative 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

12 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited United States college or university, or equivalent in a non-US institution of higher learning. The undergraduate degree can be in any field of study. A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 in the last 90 graded quarter credit hours or last 60 graded semester credit hours is required.
  • Applicants who do not meet the required 3.0 GPA can apply as Graduate Non-Degree Seeking. After completion of 12 consecutive semester units of 500 level courses, and a 3.0 GPA or higher, applicants can apply as graduate degree seeking using their graduate GPA.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33600 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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