The Graduate GSSP in Architecture is a two-semester program designed for students who have completed a bachelor’s degree, but need additional academic and/or English support to gain entry to a master’s degree program. No GRE is needed to apply.

Program benefits:

  • University of Idaho student from day one
  • No GRE required for admission
  • Earn academic credits toward your UI graduate degree
  • Small class sizes and additional student support provided

Master's degree programs in Architecture

As a student in this program, you will be challenged to use creative design thinking, virtualization and visual problem solving to address complex systems. With guidance from your faculty mentor, you will lead an independent research project that supports your professional interests and focuses on creating action-oriented, entrepreneurial solutions to unique design problems.

UI GSSP: 2 Semesters

Semester 1

  • Navigating the Graduate Pathway
  • Academic Communication for Graduate Students
  • Architectural Design: Vertical Studio

Semester 2

  • Introduction to Graduate Research
  • Intercultural Issues for Graduate Students
  • Architectural Design: Vertical Studio

Program information

  • Progression requirements: overall GPA of 3.0
  • no grade below C
  • full portfolio required
  • students must complete a separate application form and reapply to be considered for entry into the master's degree program

* Courses subject to change.

Career opportunities

  • Licensed architect
  • Licensed landscape architect
  • Architectural designer
  • Urban designer
  • Community planning
  • Energy design consultant
  • Building materials innovator
Program taught in:
  • English
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