Milestone Guidelines + Application 

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.


Internships are vital to achieving real-world experience and The Design School wants you to have the best opportunities possible.


Honors Experience

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.


Congraulations on your up-coming graduation!

Please visit The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts for information on graduation



Below you will find links to help you navigate through your course curriculum, course catalog and the course registration system.

Major Maps

A major map outlines a major's critical requirements, courses, and optimal course sequence and aids students in remaining on track to graduation. Please use the links below to view the degree curriculum for each year of the degree.

Architectural Studies BSD


Our advisors facilitate the academic achievement and creative development of students while assisting in the navigation and attainment of their goals.


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