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Doctoral Degrees Offered: None

Master Degrees Offered: Master of Archiecture (M.Arch.), Master of Science (M.S.)

Online Degrees: None

Master's Degree Outcomes

Career Placement Outcomes

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Contact: Meredith Foley
Phone: 515-294-0816
E-mail Address:


ISU-wide: Academic Records, GPA, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation

Application Deadlines: For priority admission and graduate assistantship consideration, please apply by January 4. Applications received after that date will be reviewed as program resources permit.

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Program Requires GMAT : No

Digital portfolio
Supplemental departmental application form
Applicants for the Master of Science degree should submit a research prospectus of 3-5 pages detailing their proposed area of study, the question they seek to address, a preliminary methodology, and a bibliography of relevant literature.
M.S. applicants should discuss their proposals with a member of the Department Faculty prior to application. The Admissions committee will take into account that faculty member’s recommendation in their decision regarding admission.

Additional International Requirements:

English Proficiency Minimum:

TOEFL Paper (PBT) 550
TOEFL Internet (iBT) 79
PTE 53

Program Will Review Without TOEFL or IELTS: No

Financial Statement: Application

Mailing Address if needed:

College of Design
146 College of Design
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011-3094