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The Department of Architecture prepares students for professional practice in the discipline of architecture with emphasis placed upon six thematic areas: architectural design, history/theory, building technologies, digital technology, ethics and professional business practice, and general education.

Please click on a degree listed below for more information.

Degree Bachelors Masters Certificates Minors
Architecture   MAA  
Architecture   M. Arch  
History and Theory of Architecture     UC
History, Theory, and Criticism of Architecture     GC


For students seeking to begin their professional design studies as undergraduates, the Department of Architecture offers the Accelerated Masters programs which integrates pre-graduate coursework in a single curricular path.


The Department of Architecture offers two graduate degrees: The  NAAB accredited Master of Architecture (M. Arch) and the advanced post-professional Master of Arts in Architecture (MAA).

The Department of Architecture offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional certificates in History and Theory of Architecture; History, Theory, and Criticism of Architecture; and Sustainable Construction.

MAA – Master of Arts in Architecture
M.Arch – Master of Architecture
GC – Graduate Certificate
PC – Professional Certificate
UC – Undergraduate Certificate

Department of Architecture
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture Building
11200 SW 8th Street PCA - 280 Miami, Florida 33199
PH: 305-348-1323 | Fx: 305-348-2650