Architecture

Please visit the School of Architecture for more information about this major/concentration at Princeton University.

Post-Graduation Plans of Recent Architecture Majors

Full-Time Employment

  • Director of Hispanic Youth Institute - Hispanic College Fund, Washington, DC
  • Bilingual Instructor - Teach For America, San Jose, CA
  • Account Executive - PRCo London, London, UK
  • Math Teacher, Middle School - Teach For America, New Orleans, LA
  • Architect - Open Architecture, Beijing, China
  • Junior Architect -  Guy Nordenson & Associates, New York, NY
  • Analyst - Credit Suisse, New York, NY
  • Research Assistant - HR&A Advisors, New York, NY

1-2 Year Post-Grad Options

  • Agency Advancement Associate (Princeton Project 55) - Better Boys Foundation, Chicago, IL
  • Intern - Office for Metropolitan Architecture, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Architectural Intern - MAD Architects, Beijing, China
  • Junior Architect (Princeton in Asia) - Allied Architects International, Shanghai, China

Graduate and Professional School

  • M.Arch. - Columbia University, New York, NY
  • M.Arch. - Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • M.Arch. - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
  • M.Arch. - University of California at Berkeley, CA
  • M.Arch. - Yale University, New Haven, CT

Internships of Recent Architecture Majors

  • Design Intern - Kilo Architectures, Paris, France
  • Art/Design Intern - Rodale Inc., Prevention Magazine, New York, NY
  • Stage I Architectural Assistant - David Chipperfield Architects, London, UK
  • Intern - Turner Construction Company, New Haven, CT
  • Research Assistant - Children's Board of Hillsborough County, Tampa, FL
  • Independent Project - Martin Dale '53 Fund, Paris, France
  • Marketing Intern - RMJM, Princeton, NJ
  • Intern - Gould Turner Group, Nashville, TN
  • Summer Trainee - AGC Design, Hong Kong

Resources and Information Online

A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Often professional association websites offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.