2016-2017 Academic Catalog: Department of Architecture

Michael MacPhail, Department Chair
Annex North, Room 108
617-989-4455

Department Mission Statement

The Architecture program at Wentworth embraces the art of making. We are committed to the traditional role of the practitioner and master builder: to design and construct buildings that contribute to society and enrich people’s lives. To that end, the curriculum promotes research and design based on the linkages between conceptual frameworks and the tangible nature of architecture. Through rigorous investigations into the history, theory and material culture of the built environment, students engage design as a fusion of the art and science of building.

Degree Programs

The department offers four separate degree programs: