Exploring Architecture in Manhattan

Exploring Architecture in Manhattan

Experience architecture and design in the heart of one of the world’s most famous urban environments: New York City. Earn three college credits in our four-week Exploring Architecture program, while learning about design practice, theory, and history in our studios overlooking Central Park and Columbus Circle.

Join students from around the world and participate in:

  • Walking tours of historic and trendy NYC neighborhoods.
  • Visits to leading design and architecture firms.
  • Exhibition and museum visits.
  • Lectures by expert NYIT faculty.
  • Reading seminars.
  • Hands-on studio sessions in architectural drawing, modeling, and presentation.
  • Portfolio-making instruction.
  • Career discovery workshops.


This program is offered in a single four-week session:

  • July 10 - August 3

Courses are Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, and a design studio on Tuesdays, all on our Manhattan campus.

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Costs (four-week session)

  • Tuition: $2,550
  • Campus Life Immersion package: $4,250 (tuition not included)

About Campus Life Immersion

Are you from out-of-town or looking for a more complete New York City campus life experience? Our Campus Life Immersion package includes:

  • Housing and meals for seven days—from the Saturday before your program begins to the Saturday after its conclusion.
  • Cultural and social experiences.
  • College preparation programming.
  • Airport transfers and daily transportation.
  • Interdisciplinary volunteer and community-service opportunities every Friday.

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To Register

Registration for the program is on a rolling basis. Once the program has reached capacity, you will be put on a waiting list.

  • July 1: General registration deadline.
  • July 1: All payment and forms are due.

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