Architecture Education


More than 100 U.S. architecture programs are accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB). These programs lead to the Master of Architecture or Bachelor of Architecture degree.

Students may graduate from a community college architecture program [AAS degree], a pre-professional architecture degree or undergraduate degree in another discipline and then complete an accredited Master of Architecture program.

The following are schools offering architectural degrees in Maryland, DC and Northern Virginia.

Anne Arundel Community College Architecture, Interior Design and Construction Management

The Catholic University of America School of Architecture and Planning

Howard University School of Architecture and Design

Montgomery College Architecture Program

University of the District of Columbia Department of Architecture and Community Planning

University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation

Virginia Tech Washington Alexandria Architecture Center

University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law

2016 AIAPV HONOR AWARDInstitutional Architecture
PROJECT University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law; Salt Lake City, Utah
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ASSOCIATED ARCHITECT VCBO Architecture
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