Learn about Practice at the BAC More »
The BAC's innovative curriculum interweaves traditional academic learning with practice. You earn credit and gain experience by working professional jobs, conducting research, completing independent projects, participating in design competitions, or even by traveling to new places.
We believe that this real-world experience prepares you to be competitive in your field. At the BAC, you not only earn a degree, you graduate with a career.
President LeRoy leads an architectural tour of famous sites More »
On Friday, June 24, 2016, BAC President Glen S. LeRoy led a group of BAC alumni, faculty, students, and community members on a special day-long trip to New Canaan, Connecticut to visit three architectural icons: Grace Farms, Philip Johnson's Glass House, and the Eliot Noyes House. The group enjoyed behind-the-scenes tours of each of the three properties, lunch at Grace Farms, and a private reception at the Eliot Noyes House.
While our Summer Academy students get their hands dirty in the exploration and discovery of design, they're sharing their experience on Instagram. Check out their photos to see more of what they're creating this summer.
The Summer Academy at The Boston Architectural College offers an opportunity to explore design with a hands-on approach and with no previous design experience required. Since 1973, Summer Academy has introduced high school students (entering grades 9-12) to the fields of architecture and design.
Herb Childress authors “The PhDictionary” to help prepare students for the journey of receiving a PhD More »
Research explores the concept of relaxing birthing centers More »
Grads receive inspiring send-off as they embark on next chapters More »
School of Landscape Architecture Students head to Washington D.C. for annual lobbying event More »
BAC Faculty Member & Alumna Aimee Schefano More »
Now accepting applications for Fall 2016.
The Boston Architectural College (BAC) is an independent spatial design college. The core of the BAC experience is a unique learning model where design education happens in the classroom and in the professional workplace simultaneously. Students work in some 300 design firms while attending their classes and studios onsite or online, earning credit and gaining experience in both settings.
Collaborative effort produces accurate representation of historic park More »
Visitors to Brookline's Larz Anderson Auto Museum, home to America's oldest car collection, can now learn about the history of the museum and adjoining park through a scale model made by BAC students. The model is a comprehensive and historically accurate representation of the Larz Anderson Park circa 1927, when it was the estate of Boston socialites Larz and Isabel Anderson. The model, which will now be a permanent fixture at the museum, is the result of a collaborative effort by a group of BAC students...more.
The Boston Architectural College celebrates a new generation of socially conscious designers with this exhibit. We present the work of BAC 2016 degree recipients from undergraduate and graduate programs in the Schools of Architecture, Interior Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Design Studies...more.
Engage in design exercises, visit an actual design firm, connect with other BAC students and faculty, and register for your fall courses! More »
Architecture and design exploration for high school students More »