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University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

Overview

University at Buffalo, the State University of New York / Department of Architecture is located in Buffalo, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Architecture/Master of Urban Planning (M Arch/MUP)
Master of Architecture/Master of Business Administration (M Arch/MBA)
Master of Architecture/Master of Fine Arts (M Arch/MFA)
Master of Architecture (M Arch) Architecture
Master of Science in Architecture (MS Arch) Ecological practices

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 61

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Alternate accepted
Project, portfolio

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

215
Applied
59
Accepted
32
Enrolled
27%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Portfolio, three letters of recommendation, transcripts, personal statement

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$32,794
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
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

114
Total Graduate Students
8%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
91%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.02%
Black or African American 10.53%
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.63%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.63%
Unknown 8.77%

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Faculty

45
Total faculty
Full-time - 34
Part-time - 11
Male (29)
Female (16)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Ecological practices, inclusive design, material culture, situated technologies, urban design
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,528,546

Location & Contact

Address 126 Hayes Hall
Buffalo, NY  14260
United States
Contact Prof. Omar Khan
Chair
Email: omar.khan@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-3486
Fax: 716-829-3256