Department of Architecture
Learn to think, design, shape, make and advocate
for a better world.
Who we are
Consistently one of the highest ranking public schools of architecture,
K-State ARCH’s accredited, professional programs trains students to be highly
successful practitioners of critical, innovative building design.
Our graduates are sought after by national, regional, and international firms.
K-State ARCH alums practice in almost every state as well as a growing number of other countries.
What we offer
- 5-Year Master of Architecture, (non-baccalaureate) for students with little or no college coursework
- 3-Year Master of Architecture, (post-baccalaureate) for students that hold a Bachelor’s degree in any field
- 1-2 Year Master of Science in Architecture, for those interested in scholarly study of the field of architecture at our Manhattan campus or the KCDC.
ARCH faculty are also active in the College’s PhD program.
Why study Architecture at K-State?
New Facilities →
Our new facilities opened in 2017. The new Seaton/Regnier Complex is a living laboratory of studios, labs and workshops and home to The College of Architecture, Planning & Design.
Studio forms the core - the heart and soul - of the student experience.
The Fab Lab is a beautiful space designed to facilitate and support your exploration and fabrication of design solutions.
Design+Make is an Academic partnership between a Kansas State University capstone design studio and el dorado inc.
design-make, and student-integrated research.