College of Architecture and the Built Environment
The College of Architecture and the Built Environment educates future leaders in the fields of architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, historic preservation, construction management, geodesign, sustainable design and real estate development. Using Philadelphia as an urban lab, the curricula provides specialized knowledge unique to each profession, paired with interdisciplinary collaboration. The college partners with major corporations, local communities and nonprofit organizations, supplying a broad range of real-world projects and networking opportunities. This dynamic approach to education and emphasis upon social equity, sustainability and design excellence equip graduates with a competitive advantage, poised to become innovators in sustainable practice.