Graduate Admissions

Programs + Deadlines

The College of Environmental Design's application cycles for Graduate programs are on varied schedules. Please check the deadlines below and verifiy with the appropriate department(s) you plans to apply.

*Applications are due before 9 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (P.S.T.) on the dates below. Please allow yourself at least 30 minutes before the deadline to submit your application.*

Professional Master's Degree Programs

Program Application Deadline
Master of Architecture
Description | Prerequisites
 December 16, 2019
Master of City Planning
Description | Prerequisites
December 16, 2019
Master of Landscape Architecture
Description | Prerequisites
December 16, 2019
Master of Real Estate Development + Design
Description | Admissions Requirements
View deadlines 
Master of Urban Design
Description | Prerequisites
December 16, 2019

Post Professional Master's Degree Programs

Program Application Deadline
Master of of Advanced Architectural Design
Description
 January 6, 2020

Concurrent Degree Programs

Program Application Deadline
Concurrent Master of Architecture/Master of City Planning
Description
December 16, 2019
Concurrent Master of Architecture/Master of Landscape Architecture
Description
December 16, 2019
Concurrent Master of Architecture/Master of Science in Structural Engineering
Description
December 16, 2019
Concurrent Master of City Planning/Juris Doctor*
Description
December 16, 2019
Concurrent Master of City Planning/Master of Landscape Architecture
Description
December 16, 2019
Concurrent Master of City Planning/Master of Public Health*
Description
December 2, 2019
Concurrent Master of City Planning/Master of Science in Transportation Engineering
Description
December 16, 2019

*For the MCP/JD degree, you must fill out separate applications for the MCP program and the JD program. The deadline above is for the MCP application only. For JD application processes and deadlines, please see Berkeley Law and UC Hastings websites.

*For the MCP/MPH degree, you must also submit a SOPHAS application to the School of Public Health. Please contact the School of Public Health with questions about the SOPHAS application process.

Academic Master's Degree Programs

Program Application Deadline
Master of Science in Architecture
Description
December 2, 2019
Master of Arts in Design
Description | Prerequisites

Currently Not Accepting Applications

Ph.D. Degree Programs

Program Application Deadline
Ph.D. in Architecture
Description
December 2, 2019
Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning
Description | Prerequisites
December 2, 2019
Ph.D. in Landscape Architecture
Description | Prerequisites
December 2, 2019

Graduate Certificate Programs

Program Application Deadline
Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIST)
Description
  • Program application and supporting materials are due no later than one month prior to the end of the semester.
  • Completion application and supporting materials will be accepted in the last semester of study, no later than one month prior to the end of the semester.
INTERDISCIPLINARY GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN REAL ESTATE (IGCRE)
Description
  • Program application and supporting materials are due for Fall semester: October 1 and for the Spring semester: March 1
  • Completion application and supporting materials will be accepted in the last semester of study, no later than one month prior to the end of the semester.