2023-2024 University Catalog 
    
    Apr 16, 2024  
2023-2024 University Catalog

Architecture Minor


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The Architecture minor offers a program of study in which our undergraduates can become more adept at understanding the power of the built environment to shape lives and embody societal values.

Minor Requirements


The minor includes a minimum of six courses as follows.

Four Courses


Students may apply to the Architectural Studies Minor Coordinator for permission to integrate one course from outside the ARTS department into their minor concentration, as a substitute for one of the following requirements.

Graduate Study Recommendations


Students anticipating graduate work in architecture should be aware that liberal arts experience is highly valued by the best graduate schools. To prepare for graduate work in architecture, students should take

  or   and one semester of calculus. Experience in studio courses, especially drawing ( ), sculpture (  or  ), is extremely valuable in the preparation of a graduate portfolio. The study of historical architecture and the ways in which architecture connects to society is promoted in many art courses such as  ,  ,  ,  ,  ,  ,  , and  . Students interested in careers in architecture should contact the architecture adviser.

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