Graduate School of Design Harvard University

Graduate School of Design Harvard University

Cambridge, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
657
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
17%
acceptance rate
5 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Design (Dr DES)
      Master of Architecture (M Arch)
      Master of Arts in Urban Design (MAUD)
      Master of Design Studies (M Des S)
      Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA)
      Master of Landscape Architecture in Urban Development (MLAUD)
      Master of Urban Planning (MUP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 225
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,055
    • Accepted 350
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled 254
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 4
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students657
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students657
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian56%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian19%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown15%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty154
    • Full-time Percentage17%
    • Part-time Percentage83%
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%

Location & Contact

Graduate School of Design

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Mohsen Mostafavi

Dean

Phone: 617-495-4237

Gail Gustafson

Director of Admissions

Phone: 617-495-5453
Fax: 617-495-8949
Email: ggustafson@gsd.harvard.edu


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