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Undergraduate Architecture Program

Explore the built environment and its role in how people live, work + play while gaining practical experience in architectural thinking and making.


Course Work

1st Year

Fall | 16 credits
Design Process, Communication & The Built Environment
and additional core requirements

Spring | 15 credits
Architectural Graphics, Drawing as Design Thinking
and additional core requirements

2nd Year

Fall | 14 credits
Architecture Design 1, Materials and Methods, Global History of Architecture 1, General Physics 1
General Ed requirements

Spring | 16 credits
Architectural Design 2, Media in Architecture, Global History of Architecture 2
General Ed requirements

3rd Year

Fall | 15 credits
Architecture Design 3, Structural Systems 1, Principles of Site Design, General Physics 1 LAB

Spring | 16 credits
Architectural Design 4, Structural Systems 2, Introduction to Theory, Great Issues
General Ed requirements

4th Year

Fall | 15 credits
Vertical Studio, ECS 1 + Lab, Urban Theory & Issues

Spring | 16 credits
Vertical Studio, ECS 2 + Lab, Building Assemblies

Fall | 15 credits
Vertical Studio, Professional Practice
Graduate Elective

Spring | 16 credits
Integrated Design, Graduate Architecture Elective, Technical Integration Design

Fall | 15 credits
Vertical Studio, Professional Practice
Graduate Elective

Spring | 16 credits
Integrated Design, Technical Integration Design
Graduate Elective

Learn More

Karen Krier
Academic Advisor 

Dwaine Carver

Associate Professor of Architecture 


Physical Address:

322 E. Front Street

Suite 390
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-364-4540