NewSchool of Architecture and Design

Introduction

DISCOVER NEWSCHOOL

NewSchool of Architecture & Design is a globally recognized design university known for our forward-thinking professors, industry connections and inspiring campus community. Our students are innovative designers who are passionate about pursuing exciting careers in the fields of Design, Architecture and Digital Arts. From your first day in class, we’ll help push your creative boundaries while giving you the tools to grow as a designer.

Our collaborations with award-winning design schools such as the Media Design School in Auckland, New Zealand and Domus Academy in Milan, Italy will give you a global design perspective. You’ll have connections to influential companies around the world through our accomplished alumni network and industry partnerships. Our Career Service Advisors are dedicated to helping you prepare for your creative career.

INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS & CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Our programs are designed with your future career in mind. You’ll work on real world projects, develop your skills with industry standard software and learn from professors who are accomplished working professionals in their field. Our network of design universities can give you connections to some of the world’s most influential companies including Nokia, Gensler and Sony Entertainment.

GLOBAL CONNECTIVITY

Design has no borders and neither does NewSchool. We are a part of a global network of over 75 leading design universities in 29 countries. You’ll experience a truly global classroom with unique study abroad programs, a diverse international student body, cross-location collaborations, and world-renowned guest lecturers.

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

Our students and faculty are consistently raising the bar, winning numerous competitions outside the classroom. Our Master of Architecture program was recently ranked Top 30 in the World by Frame Magazine and our Design and Digital Arts programs were developed in collaboration with two award-winning design schools Media Design School in Auckland, New Zealand and Domus Academy in Milan, Italy.

NewSchool of Architecture & Design is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission. Programmatic accreditation for our professional architecture programs is provided through the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB).

CAMPUS & COMMUNITY

Our campus lies in the heart of the exciting East Village design district in downtown San Diego; home to leading design studios, production sites and innovative global companies. Whether you are sketching in one of our many studio spaces, designing a rendering in our state-of-the-art computer labs, or producing your design on our 3D printer – NewSchool has the tools you need to bring your creative ideas to life.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES:

  • Support through the enrollment process
  • Visa support and counseling
  • Assistance with housing
  • Ongoing support while on campus
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Master

Master of Architecture I

Campus Full time 2 - 3 years October 2016 USA San Diego

The Master of Architecture I degree is a NAAB accredited degree that prepares students to pursue state architecture licensure. The program is divided into two tracks depending on the student’s educational background. Students who have a bachelors in architecture from a program that was not NAAB accredited can complete the program in two years. Students who have a bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field will spend an additional year learning the foundations of architecture and complete the degree in three years. [+]

The Master of Architecture I degree is a NAAB accredited degree that prepares students to pursue state architecture licensure. The program is divided into two tracks depending on the student’s educational background. Students who have a bachelors in architecture from a program that was not NAAB accredited can complete the program in two years. Students who have a bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field will spend an additional year learning the foundations of architecture and complete the degree in three years. [-]

Master of Architecture II

Campus Full time 1 year October 2016 USA San Diego

The Master of Architecture II degree gives students who have already completed a NAAB accredited bachelor’s degree the opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of design principles and theory. Students gain the academic credentials and practical experience it takes to pursue a rewarding career in teaching as well as similar occupations. [+]

The Master of Architecture II degree gives students who have already completed a NAAB accredited bachelor’s degree the opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of design principles and theory. Students gain the academic credentials and practical experience it takes to pursue a rewarding career in teaching as well as similar occupations. [-]

Master of Science in Architecture

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2016 USA San Diego

From urban planning to interior design, many professions today benefit from in-depth study of architecture. The Master of Science in Architecture at NewSchool is designed for students who want to enrich their knowledge of the field but don’t plan to pursue architectural licensing. The program is open to students who have completed a bachelor’s degree in any field. [+]

From urban planning to interior design, many professions today benefit from in-depth study of architecture. The Master of Science in Architecture at NewSchool is designed for students who want to enrich their knowledge of the field but don’t plan to pursue architectural licensing. The program is open to students who have completed a bachelor’s degree in any field. [-]

Online Master of Construction Management

Online Full time 1 year October 2016 USA San Diego

As construction projects grow increasingly complex, so does the demand for specialized management level personnel. NewSchool’s fully online Master of Construction Management prepares students to thrive in this role and excel in various professions revolving around the built environment. Along with basic instruction around all segments of the construction industry, this program places particular emphasis on developing skills as a business manager prepared for the construction trade’s current and future challenges. [+]

As construction projects grow increasingly complex, so does the demand for specialized management level personnel. NewSchool’s fully online Master of Construction Management prepares students to thrive in this role and excel in various professions revolving around the built environment. Along with basic instruction around all segments of the construction industry, this program places particular emphasis on developing skills as a business manager prepared for the construction trade’s current and future challenges. [-]

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San Diego, California, 92101 US