In the United States, most registration boards require a degree from an accredited professional degree program as a prerequisite for licensure. The National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB), which is the sole agency authorized to accredit professional degree programs in architecture offered by institutions with U.S. regional accreditation, recognizes three types of degrees: the Bachelor of Architecture, the Master of Architecture, and the Doctor of Architecture.
Teaching Assistantships are appointed each term to a select number of graduate students who are excelling in The Design School.
All interested applicants can only apply online for a teaching assistantship position through this portal. The online application for the 2018-2019 academic year will be available from January 15, 2018 to May 15, 2018 at midnight.
Undergraduate students in The Design School must successfully pass a degree milestone at the end of their freshman year to continue in the professional degree program. Applying to pass the degree milestone requirement is competitive and limited by available resources. Selection is awarded to those applicants demonstrating the highest promise for professional success.
The Design School offers special programming for Barrett, The Honors College students majoring in architecture, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture and visual communication (graphic) design. Barrett, The Honors College, one of the nation’s highest-ranking honors colleges, offers students many unique academic opportunities.