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  • The Bachelor of Science degree is awarded upon completion of 120 credits, as designated by the program. A maximum of 60 credits may be transferred from other institutions. Students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative grade point average and fulfill all requirements in a timely manner.

    For a complete listing of courses and course descriptions, visit the university course catalog.

    Note: This curriculum applies to students who enter Parsons as first-year students in fall 2013 and after. Current students who entered Parsons in a prior academic year and incoming and prospective transfer students with sophomore or junior standing should refer to the Parsons catalog appropriate to their catalog year. See Academic Policies for more details.

  • FIRST YEAR F S
    PUFY 1000 Integrative Studio 1 3 -
    PUFY 1010 Integrative Seminar 1 3 -
    PUFY 1100 Sustainable Systems 3 -
    PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality 3 -
    PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging 3 -
    PUFY 1040 Time - 3
    PUFY 1001 Integrative Studio 2 - 3
    PUFY 1011 Integrative Seminar 2 - 3
    PLHT 1000 Objects as History - 3
    - 3
    Subtotal 15 15
    SOPHOMORE YEAR F S
    PUUD 2810 Urban Design Studio 1 3 -
    PSDS 2510 Visualizing Urban Change 3 -
    ULEC 2620 Landscapes of the City: Lecture 0 -
    ULEC 2621 Landscapes of the City: Recitation 3 -
    Urban Core Lab: Research & Fieldwork Seminar 3 -
    3 6
    PUUD 2820 Urban Design Studio 2 - 3
    Modeling - 3
    History of Urbanism - 3
    Subtotal 15 15
    JUNIOR YEAR F S
    PUUD 3800 Urban Design Studio 3 6 -
    Urban Toolbox 3 -
    3 -
    3 3
    PUUD 3801 Urban Design Studio 4 - 6
    Theories of Urbanism - 3
    - 3
    Subtotal 15 15
    SENIOR YEAR F S
    PUUD 4800 Urban Design Studio 5 6 -
    Advanced Urban Concepts 3 -
    Urban Core Project 3 -
    3 -
    PUUD 4801 Urban Design Senior Studio - 6
    Advanced Urban Design Issues - 3
    Comparative Urbanism - 3
    - 3
    Subtotal 15 15
    Total Credits
    120

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Undergraduates

To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

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