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List of the best colleges for architecture. Are you the next Frank Lloyd Wright? Will you be designing the next great museum -- or will there one day be a museum dedicated to your designs? An education at one of these architecture schools might be your ticket. These are the best architecture colleges, ranked on this page in accordance with the best architectural programs for undergrads. Before you get your Master's degree and intern at some swanky architecture firm, students better major as undergraduate collegiate at one of these schools. If you are approaching your senior year of high school, your mind might be on your senior year of college -- in which case, you're asking "what are the best architecture schools I can apply to?" There's no cost -- oh wait, there is an application fee -- to fill out that Common App for the best colleges for architects. Go to USC and explore the SoCal architectural design of the urban world. Or attend Notre Dame and sketch the gorgeous cathedrals and landscaping of rural Indiana. What is so awesome about these architectural colleges is that undergrads will not only be able to study in the classroom, but also walking around the campus should provide an education in itself. Each of these universities are located in some of the greatest cities in the worlds.
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Cornell University is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Cornell University Ithaca, New York, United States of America - Ithaca, New York

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38 32
Virginia Polytechnic Institute... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America - Blacksburg, Virginia

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23 17
Rice University is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Rice University Houston, Texas, United States of America - Houston, Texas

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26 22
Massachusetts Institute of Tec... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America - Cambridge, Massachusetts

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21 20
California Polytechnic State U... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo, California, United States of America - San Luis Obispo, California

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24 27
Syracuse University is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Syracuse University Syracuse, New York, United States of America - Syracuse, New York

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15 17
University of Miami is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of Miami Coral Gables, Florida, United States of America - Coral Gables, Florida

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15 17
University of Notre Dame is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America - South Bend, Indiana

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14 16
Pratt Institute is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Pratt Institute New York City, New York, United States of America - New York, New York

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13 15
Southern California Institute ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Southern California Institute of Architecture Los Angeles, California, United States of America - Los Angeles, California

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12 14
University of Tennessee is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America - Knoxville, Tennessee

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16 19
University of Texas at Austin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of Texas at Austin Austin, Texas, United States of America - Austin, Texas

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14 17
Carnegie Mellon University is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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8 10
Auburn University is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Auburn University Auburn, Alabama, United States of America - Auburn, Alabama

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University of Arkansas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of Arkansas Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States of America - Fayetteville, Arkansas

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8 11
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institu... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy, New York, United States of America - Troy, New York

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11 15
University of Oregon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of Oregon Eugene, Oregon, United States of America - Eugene, Oregon

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11 15
Cooper Union is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Cooper Union Manhattan, New York City, New York - New York, New York

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11 15
Savannah College of Art and De... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America - Savannah, Georgia

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6 9
Northeastern University is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Northeastern University Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America - Boston, Massachusetts

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13 18
University of North Carolina a... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America - Charlotte, North Carolina

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University of Southern Califor... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of Southern California Los Angeles, California, United States of America - Los Angeles, California

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Drexel University is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Drexel University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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7 11
Florida A&M University is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Florida A&M University Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America - Tallahassee, Florida

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6 10
Roger Williams University is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Roger Williams University Bristol, Rhode Island, United States of America - Bristol, Rhode Island

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10 15
Rhode Island School of Design is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Rhode Island School of Design Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America - Providence, Rhode Island

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5 9
Louisiana Tech University is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Louisiana Tech University Ruston, Louisiana, United States of America - Ruston, Louisiana

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5 9
University of Arizona is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
University of Arizona Tucson, Arizona, United States of America - Tuscon, Arizona

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12 18
Pennsylvania State University is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Pennsylvania State University University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America - University Park, Pennsylvania

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11 17
Iowa State University is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Iowa State University Ames, Iowa, United States of America - Ames, Iowa

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2 6
Hampton University is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Hampton University Hampton, Virginia, United States of America - Hampton, Virginia

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2 6
Howard University is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Howard University Washington, D.C., United States of America - Washington, DC

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2 7
Anant National University, Ahm... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Ashima Sapra Banker added Anant National University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

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Southern Polytechnic State Uni... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Southern Polytechnic State University Marietta, Georgia, United States of America - Marietta, Georgia

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Cept University, Ahmedabad, Gu... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Ashima Sapra Banker added Cept University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

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8 16
Boston Architectural College is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
Boston Architectural College Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America - Boston, Massachusetts

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City College of New York is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Colleges for Architecture
City College of New York New York City, New York, United States of America - New York, New York