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University of Utah    
 
    
 
  Nov 19, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Architectural Studies, B.S.


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Major Requirements for Architectural Studies


Architecture
www.arch.utah.edu
Architecture Building 235
801-581-7175
advisor@arch.utah.edu
 
Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 56

The undergraduate program in architectural studies is a preprofessional degree in architecture that provides an academic foundation from which an individual might develop a career in one of the many aspects of the building industry. For those seeking advanced work on the graduate level, it also provides a thorough preparation for the professionally accredited Master of Architecture degree programs.

Admission Requirements

Students who wish to major in architectural studies should first meet with the departmental admissions advisor to receive an orientation to the major.

Graduation Requirements

  • Pre Architecture courses must have a grade of C- or better.
  • Third and Fourth year courses must be done at UofU unless approved by department.
  • Course work 10 years old may not be accepted toward a degree
  • A grade of B or better in major courses indicates a foundation for future graduate work.

Honors in Architectural Studies

Students seeking an HBS in Architectural Studies must complete:

Pre Architecture Courses


Please note: Students entering the Architecture major after Spring of 2017 should refer to the Design Foundations program requirements outlined in the information for the College of Architecture + Planning .​

Required Major Courses


Year Three


Year Four


Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 14

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 16

Second Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 16

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 16

Third Year


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Total Hours: 15