DAAP Graduate Programs
Thank you for your interest in the University of Cincinnati, College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP).
Students at DAAP have created logos for NASA and FedEx while on co-op. Our alumni have designed toys for Hasbro and renovated New York’s Grand Central Station. Plus, renowned artists Michael Bierut, Michael Graves, Eva Maddox, Daniel Ludwig, Dorothy Johnson, and John Rosenthal all began their careers here.
As a graduate student at DAAP, you will be an integral part of the creative endeavor of posing solutions for the complex social-technical issues of our world. It’s a place where you can take the theoretical and apply it to real world opportunities. You can engage in research that has a transformative impact on people’s lives like cancer treatment, equity and inclusion, health equity, sustainability practices, and global warming mitigation. All using industrial-level equipment and technology.
The College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning offers degrees in:
- Master of Architecture*
- Master of Science in Architecture
- Master of Arts in Art Education
- Master of Community Planning*
- Master of Design
- Master of Fine Arts
- Master of Landscape Architecture *
* The curriculum in these disciplines are designated STEM programs
No matter which of our graduate programs you’re interested in, DAAP will provide you a unique educational experience in an equally unique setting. And as you continue to explore your post-graduate options here at DAAP, just remember, some of our most successful graduates arrived with under-graduate degrees that were not directly related with the fields of design, architecture, art, or planning.
For more information specific to each program, connect with our DAAP Graduate Program Directors:
Master of Architecture Program Director
For program inquiries please contact Kim Lawson.
Rebecca Williamson, PhD AIA
PhD in Architecture and Master of Science in Architecture Program Director
Kristopher J. Holland, PhD
Master of Arts in Art Education Program Director
David J. Edelman, PhD
Master of Community Planning Program Director
Barry W. Kew, PLA, ASLA
Master of Landscape Architecture Interim Program Director
Rainer vom Hofe, PhD
PhD in Regional Development Planning Program Director
For general information on DAAP Graduate Programs:
DAAP Graduate Programs
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
University of Cincinnati
PO Box 210016
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0016