Rensselaer has always been a living laboratory of collaboration innovation and technology that is absolutely at the forefront. These qualities are all made manifest in our School of Architecture SoA which is truly unique in its blend of art and science. Here you will take advantage of our exceptional technological resources including advanced modeling software computer platforms digital fabrication technology the latest 3-D printers laser cutters milling machines and robotic technology. You will immerse yourself in studio design courses where your creativity will soar. Choose to join those architecture students who study abroadgaining a global perspective in locations like China India and Italy. Or perhaps youll head to New York City as a CASE Center for Architecture Science and Ecology student spending a semester working within one of the worlds most prestigious architectural firms. As a School of Architecture student you will master critical lessons in built ecology and sustainability. Youll learn how architecture can transform public space on a variety of scales. In fact youll become fully aware of the extraordinary power that architecture can exert on human lives. Studying architecture at Rensselaer is not like studying architecture anywhere else. Its a whole new thing.