College of Architecture, Planning & Landscape Architecture

The University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ


Details at a Glance

  • School Type

    grad Public
  • Acceptance Rate

    rate 91%
  • Application Fee

    dollar-circle $85
  • Average In-State Tuition

    grad-in-state $5,969
  • Average Out-of-State Tuition

    grad-out-state $16,032

Degrees Offered

Master of Architecture
Master of Science in Architecture
Master of Science in Urban Planning
Master of Landscape Architecture
Master of Real Estate Development

Our Program

CAPLA is dedicated to nurturing and teaching design and planning methodologies that are grounded in an ethic of authentic, hands-on engagement.

With a master’s degree in architecture, landscape architecture, real estate development or urban planning from CAPLA, you’ll be ready to lead.

Our programs are taught by world-class faculty in state-of-the-art facilities located in the multicultural heart of the Sonoran Desert. From here, your future is limitless—from here, you’ll build a changing world.


  • Acceptance Rate

    rate 91%
  • Application Fee

    dollar-circle $85


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  • checkbox-alt IELTS
  • checkbox-alt Certified Academic Transcripts
  • checkbox-alt Personal Statement
  • checkbox-alt 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • checkbox-alt Portfolio (For Architecture & MS Architecture Programs only)

Application Deadline


October 11: Round 1 (Deadline for GA Consideration)

November 1: International Student Deadline, WRGP-Eligible Deadline

December 6: Final Deadline (Domestic/International with Visa)

FALL 2021

January 10: Priority Admissions Deadline

February 4: Round 2

March 7: Round 3 (Deadline for GA Consideration and International Students without Visa)

April 4: Round 4

May 15: Final Deadline (Domestic/International with Visa, WRGP-Eligible)

Student Body

  • Total Students

    pound 150 Students
  • Female

    female 63% Female
  • Male

    male 87% Male


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Clubs & Associations

  • American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)
  • American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
  • CAPLA International Students Club (ISC)
  • Graduate Planning Society (GPS)
  • HeadSPACE
  • Puente
  • Tau Sigma Delta (TSD)
  • United States Green Building Council Arizona/Tucson
  • Women in Architecture Society

Tuition & Financial Aid

  • Average In-State Tuition

    grad-in-state $5,969
  • Average Out-of-State Tuition

    grad-out-state $16,032
  • Average Financial Aid Offer

    grad-aid $9,750

Additional Information

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  • checkbox-alt Scholarship & Tuition Assistance (upon application)