Master of Historic Preservation
Last Updated: February 4, 2021
College of Design
112 Pence Hall
Lexington, KY 40506
Established in 1994, the Master of Historic Preservation is a 48-credit hour degree that prepares students to work in a wide range of professional settings. Graduates have obtained positions in federal, state, and local government agencies; cultural resource management firms; museums and historic sites; and nonprofit organizations. Our faculty include recognized experts in the planning and design, historic architecture, preservation law, and historical interpretation. Students benefit from a large network of community partners and extensive internship opportunities. Major curricular emphasis include architectural history, adaptive reuse, materials analysis and conservation, interpretation, and policy and law.
- Historic Preservation
Credit Hour Requirements
How Many Students are Admitted Annually
MAs produced last year
Financial Aid Available
Teaching and research assistantships. fellowships, and scholarships. Availability of each varies.
Deadline To Apply
March 1 for fall admission
Job Placement Assistance
We advise our students closely during their job search. An excellent alumni network and strong relationships with organizations and institutions nationwide provide extensive support.
Employers Who Have Hired Graduates from this Program within the Past Five Years