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SCI-Arc Recognized for Excellence in 2013 Best Architecture & Design School Survey

The recently published 2013 Best Architecture & Design Schools rankings from Design Intelligence conducted by the Greenway Group and Design Intelligence, rank SCI-Arc #1 graduate and undergraduate program in Western U.S. The school is also listed first in undergraduate and graduate programs as ranked by firms. General rankings place SCI-Arc at #2 in undergraduate and #6 in graduate programs overall.

In the architecture skills assessment survey, SCI-Arc is ranked #1 in computer applications, construction methods & materials, and cross-disciplinary teamwork; #2 in design and communication; #3 in analysis and planning; #4 in research & theory, and sustainable design practices & principles.

New this year, the rankings include a list of Design Intelligence’s 30 Most Admired Educators for 2013, featuring SCI-Arc Director Eric Owen Moss, Wes Jones and Michael Rotondi (B.Arch ’74).

Approximately 392 architecture firms, 351 schools and 2,840 architecture students participated in the survey.

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