Students seeking admission to this graduate program at Fairmont State University must meet the standards established by the university. Applicants must also be approved for admission by the Architecture Program. Admission to Graduate Studies at Fairmont State University requires a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution with a minimum 2.75 overall grade point average or a 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale on the student’s last sixty (60) semester hours of baccalaureate degree courses.
Official transcripts must be sent directly from the college or university that issued the baccalaureate degree to the Office of Admissions. In addition to the Graduate School Admissions Requirements, admission to the Master of Architecture degree program will be partially determined by the applicant’s GRE score, portfolio, letters of recommendation, and letter of intent. A personal interview will be required as part of the admissions process. This interview will be conducted by faculty in the Architecture program.
Students seeking admission to the M.Arch program must meet the following requirements:
Language Proficiency Testing must be taken by international students in which English is not the primary language. Paper based TOEFL score must not be less than 550 and IBT (Internet-Based) TOEFL must not be less than 79 for admission. IELTS scores must not be less than 6.5 for admission.