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Arizona State University at the Tempe campus

Overview

Arizona State University at the Tempe campus / The Design School is located in Tempe, AZ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts/Master of Business Administration (MA/MBA)
Master of Architecture (M Arch) Architecture
Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) Landscape architecture
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Design, environment and the arts Healthcare and healing environments
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Design, environment and the arts Digital culture
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Design, environment and the arts History, theory, and criticism
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Design, environment and the arts Design
Master of Science (MS) Building design/built environment
Master of Urban Design (MUD) Urban design
Master of Science in Design (MSD) Design Healthcare and healing environments
Master of Science in Design (MSD) Design Interior design
Master of Science in Design (MSD) Design New product innovation
Master of Science in Design (MSD) Design Visual communication design
Master of Science in Design (MSD) Design Interaction design
Master of Science in Design (MSD) Design Arts, media, and engineering
Master of Science in Design (MSD) Design Industrial design

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Interactive Program of Study (iPOS) submitted before completing 50 percent of required credit hours
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Interactive Program of Study (iPOS) submitted before completing 50 percent of required credit hours

Admissions

Applying

70
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 or equivalent in last 2 years of work leading to bachelor's degree, design/creative works portfolio, 3 references, statement of intent
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree in architecture, graphic design, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture, or art history or equivalent standing; statement of purpose; 3 letters of recommendation; indication of potential faculty mentor; sample of written work

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 871605
Tempe, AZ  85287-1605
United States
Contact Craig Barton
Director
Email: craig.barton@asu.edu
Phone: 480-965-9400