Admission Requirements and Deadlines

Program
Points of Contact
Admission Requirements
Deadlines

Architecture, B.S.

Program Director:  Johnathan Fleming jpflemi1@kent.edu, 330-672-0934

Secretary: Mary Jane Gear-Jozsa     mjgear@kent.edu, 330-672-2789

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Top 20% of Class
  • SAT: 1180
  • ACT composite of 25

Jan 31st
Architectural Studies, B.A.

Program Coordinator: Dr. Brett Tippey btippey@kent.edu, 330-672-3934

Secretary: Mary Jane Gear-Jozsa     mjgear@kent.edu, 330-672-2789

Jan 31st
Interior Design, B.A.

Program Director: Dr. Pamela Evans pevans@kent.edu, 330-672-2138

Secretary: Regina Witsaman         rwitsama@kent.edu, 330-672-5833

  • 2.75 GPA
  • SAT: 1020
  • ACT composite of 22
Jan 31st

Master of Architecture

[+MBA] or [+MUD]

Program Coordinator :  Johnathan Fleming jpflemi1@kent.edu, 330-672-0934

Secretary: Lisa Pozo                                  lpozo@kent.edu, 330-672-3765

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Transcripts
  • GRE scores (see below)
  • Letters of Reference
  • Portfolio
Feb 1st
Master of Urban Design

Program Coordinator :  Johnathan Fleming jpflemi1@kent.edu, 330-672-0934

Secretary: Lisa Pozo                                  lpozo@kent.edu, 330-672-3765

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Transcripts
  • GRE scores (see below)
  • Letters of Reference
  • Portfolio
Feb. 1st

Master of Landscape Architecture

Pre and Post Professional Degrees

Interim Director: Charles Frederick     cfrederi@kent.edu, 330-672-5327

Secretary: Lisa Pozo                                 lpozo@kent.edu, 330-672-3765

  • Post-Professional requires LAAB B.A.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Transcripts
  • GRE scores (see below)
  • Letters of Reference
  • Portfolio
June 1st
Master of Healthcare Design

Program Coordinator: Margaret Calkins mcalkin1@kent.edu

Secretary: Lisa Pozo                                 lpozo@kent.edu, 330-672-3765

  • Accredited Degree from NABB, CIDA, LAAB, NASAD, or International Equivalent  
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Reference
  • Portfolio
June 1st
Master of Science in Architecture and Environmental Design

Program Coordinator: Adil Sharag-Eldin asharage@kent.edu, 330-672-0935

Secretary: Lisa Pozo                                 lpozo@kent.edu, 330-672-3765

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Transcripts
  • GRE scores (see below)
  • Letters of Reference
  • Portfolio
June 1st
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Design

Secretary: Lisa Pozo                                 lpozo@kent.edu, 330-672-3765

Feb. 1st
Graduate Certificate in Urban Design

Secretary: Lisa Pozo                                 lpozo@kent.edu, 330-672-3765

Feb. 1st

Submitting Application Materials:

Undergraduates and Graduates should submit materials electronically through the respective Undergraduate admissions or Graduate admissions portals. With the exception of the portfolio.

International Applicants:

Please review the information on the Kent State University Office of Global Education website regarding international graduate student admissions. For applicants who must complete language proficiency testing as part of the application, the minimum required language proficiency scores for the College of Architecture and Environmental Design are:

TOEFL PBT

TOEFL iBT

IELTS

METLAB

PTE

 550

 80

 6.5

 77

 54

Graduate Record Examinations:

Scores above 151(460) verbal reasoning, 150 (620) quantitative reasoning and 4.25 analytical writing will give an applicant good chances of admission. Note: GRE is not required for the MHCD degree application.

Letters of Recommendation:

Submit letters of recommendation completed by persons who are familiar with your educational goals and your ability to achieve them (at least three, one of which from a non academic source, preferably professional). The format may be a letter and/or the Recommendation Form, which can be downloaded from the Graduate Studies Forms Library.