Master of Architecture & Master of Business Administration
Accredited by NAAB and AACSB
Students interested in a combined professional preparation in Architecture and in Business Administration may apply for admission to the Master of Architecture (M.Arch.) and Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) Dual Degree Program, offered jointly by the College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED) and the College of Business Administration. This program is designed for architects or undergraduate architectural students who aspire to middle or executive management positions in architectural practices, or who are interested in starting their own business.
Students in the M.Arch./M.B.A. Dual Degree program must earn at least a total of 74 credit hours, 35 from the M.Arch. program and 39 from the M.B.A. program.
For the M.Arch/ M.B.A., students need to apply to CAED indicating on the application the dual degree option. Only one set of application materials needs to be submitted. Each program will make an independent decision and applicants will be notified of the decisions made by both programs.
EligibilityMust have a pre-professional bachelor degree that is part of a 4+1 or 4+2 NAAB-accredited program to be eligible for the M.Arch portion of this dual degree program.
Students with a non-architecture baccalaureate degree or a bachelor degree in architecture from non-NAAB-accredited programs: please see the CAED Bachelor of Science in Architecture Post-Undergraduate program information and/or consider other CAED graduate program options.
Course of Study
|ARCH 60101||Graduate Design Studio I
|ARCH 60301||Theories of Architecture
|ARCH 65001||Professional Practice: Real Estate and Development|
|ACCT 63037||Financial Accounting|
|MIS 64005||Statistics for Management|
||Professional Development I
|ARCH 60102||Graduate Design Studio II|
|ARCH 60922||Methods of Inquiry in Architectural Studies|
|ACCT 63038||Accounting for Managerial Action and Evaluation|
|MIS 64041||Operations Management|
|MIS 64271||Human Resources Management
||Professional Development II
Summer: The Master Project
|Intercession [3 Weeks]
|ARCH 60150||Project Programming
|Summer session 2 [8 Weeks]
|ARCH 60103||Graduate Design Studio III
|ARCH 65002||Professional Practice: Contract and Planning Law|
|ECON 62021||Business Conditions Analysis and Public Policy|
|MIS 64158||Leadership and Managerial Assessment|
|MIS 65185||Business Strategy
||Professional Development III
|ARCH 65003||Professional Practice: Leadership and Office Mgmt.|
|ARCH 66995||ST: Workshop in Professional Practice|
|MIS 64042||Global Technology
|MKTG 64184||International Business|
|MKTG 65051||Marketing Management|
|FIN 66061||Financial Management|
If you have questions, please contact:
Ms. Lisa Pozo
Administrative Secretary, CAED Graduate Programs
330-672-3765 - firstname.lastname@example.org