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Architecture and Graphic and Information Design, BS

The School of Architecture and the Department of Art + Design offer a combined major in architecture and graphic and information design. Students interested in the combined major connect specific problem solving inherent to architectural understanding with the larger context of contemporary cities.

  • Academics
  • Experiences
  • Interests

Students learn to conceptualize, synthesize, and represent complex architectural, urban, and environmental issues. Students combine this knowledge with the design of message and meaning, integrating text and image to visualize concepts and data to enhance human understanding of complex and vital knowledge.

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Interests of Architecture and Graphic and Information Design, BS Students

  • architecture
  • creativity
  • data
  • design
  • digital
  • digital media
  • image
  • marketing
  • technology
  • visualization

Co-op Opportunities

  • The Boston Beer Company
    Suite 850 Boston, MA
  • Boston Globe
    Boston, MA
  • America's Test Kitchen
    Boston, MA
  • Sametz Blackstone Associates
    Boston, MA
  • TJMaxx and HomeGoods
    Framingham, MA
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Career Opportunities

  • Multidisciplinary Skills
    • Visual Communication
    • Information Design
    • Graphic Design
    • Programming
    • User Experience Mapping
    • Project Management
    • Rapid Prototyping
    • User Observation
    • Personas
    • User Testing
    • Interface Design
  • Careers of Tomorrow
    • Graphic Designer
    • Experience Designer
    • Interaction Designer
    • UI/UX Designer
    • Product Designer
    • Visual Communicator
    • Director of Design and Marketing
    • Information Designer

Resources for Current Students

Course Catalog

Visit the Registrar’s website for a course catalog and information on university core requirements.

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