Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture

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Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture

Kent State University
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  • 124
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  • Bachelor
  • 4 years


The Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture enables students to learn, develop and apply knowledge that contributes to the betterment of the built environment. The balanced curriculum of technology, visualization, history, theory and design studio coursework offers a platform for research, constructive discourse and debate.

Northeast Ohio's rich history and dynamic urban landscape serve as a setting for academic learning. By placing equal emphasis on the art and science of architectural design, the curriculum inspires experimentation, collaboration, discovery, critical thinking and innovation in a studio context of project-based learning. The program fosters academic excellence and prepares students to become leaders in the architecture field.

The college offers full-semester programs abroad for qualified third-year students. The study abroad program is housed in the heart of historic Florence, Italy. The program is open to all students who have made satisfactory progress toward completion of their undergraduate program.

Admission Requirements

All international students must provide proof of English language proficiency (unless they meet specific exceptions) by earning a minimum 525 TOEFL score (71 on the Internet-based version), minimum 75 MELAB score, minimum 6.0 IELTS score, minimum 48 PTE score or minimum 100 DET score; or by completing the ESL level 112 Intensive Program. 

Courses Units

You need to complete 124 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at

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Graduates of this program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the fundamentals of visual perception and the principles of two and three-dimensional form and space making.
  2. Demonstrate comprehensive design studio experiences through which graduates apply an understanding of the integration of building design, site design, assemblies, structure, environmental systems and building code requirements.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of building systems and their integration for human comfort, including lighting, heating ventilation and acoustics.

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