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How to Apply

Masters in Historic Preservation

Application Requirements for the BAC's low-residency/online Masters of Design Studies in Historic Preservation:

  • Application (printable or online)
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume
  • Essay
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Nonrefundable application fee of $50 

Financial Aid

As a fully accredited college, the BAC offers a full range of federal financial aid. For more information about financial aid, see Financial Aid page. If you have further questions, please contact a member of the Financial Aid Office at finaid@the-bac.edu or at 617.585.0125.

Tuition and Fees
For current tuition and fees, please visit our Tuition and Fees page.

Request Information
To find out more information about the Master of Design Studies, please contact Admissions at 617.585.0123 or at admissions@the-bac.edu

International Students
International students may complete the MDS by continuing to live in their home country and traveling to Boston for week-long learning intensives during three semesters of the program. Please see additional international student requirements here.

To apply to the Master of Design Studies in Historic Preservation, applicants must complete an admissions file, which will be reviewed by the Admissions Committee to determine eligibility and acceptance into the program. There are a limited number of seats available and acceptance is selective. Applicants may apply for either a fall (August) or a spring (January) term start. Applicants are encouraged to complete their applications by the priority application deadline for a given term in order to be considered for admission. The Admission Committee will review all applications subsequent to this deadline, after which acceptance is on a space available basis.