Building Performance and Diagnostics
(MSBPD or PhD-BPD)
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS & PROCESS
BEFORE OUR ONLINE APPLICATION OPENS IN OCTOBER:
Review the BPD program information;
Take the GRE exam as early as possible (and the TOEFL or IELTS if you are a non-native English speaker); and
Ask permission from three referees who can support your application before assigning them as references.
Beginning AROUND OCTOBER 15:
Begin the MSBPD application or the PhD-BPD application. You do not have to complete all sections of the online application at once. You can revisit your Carnegie Mellon School of Architecture application in SlideRoom until the final submission of your application. Please be sure to submit your application by the application deadline.
BEFORE OUR APPLICATION DEADLINE OF JANUARY 5:
Contact Education Testing Services to send your GRE scores (and TOEFL scores) directly to our department, using the institution code 2074, GRE department code 4401, and TOEFL department code 12. Or contact the British Council to send your IELTS scores to:
Graduate Program Admission
School of Architecture
Carnegie Mellon University
College of Fine Arts, Room 201
Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Assign three references to your application
Upload the following:
Copy of unofficial transcript(s). (Transcripts of completed degrees must list degree and conferral date(s).)
Copy GRE score report
Copy of TOEFL/IELTS score report(s) (if needed)
Optional Supporting Documents (research papers, professional writing, short portfolio, etc…)
Pay the $75 application fee
Verify that you have completed all of the above. Our graduate committee will only review your application once we have received all required documents.