Nationally Ranked Program
Iowa State’s undergraduate architecture program is ranked 22nd “Most Admired” nationally for 2019-2020 among accredited undergraduate architecture programs in the US.
In the “Most Hired From” category this year, the ISU architecture program ranked 10th. These rankings group programs by size (number of graduates) and are highly competitive.
Iowa State University’s undergraduate architecture program is regularly ranked among the top 25 in the United States by DesignIntelligence, a quarterly publication for leaders in the design professions. The journal’s annual report, “America’s Top Ranked Architecture and Design Schools,” is the only national college ranking survey that focuses exclusively on design. Rankings cover accredited programs in architecture, interior design/interior architecture and landscape architecture.