Master of Fine Arts in Interior Design

College:
Fine Arts & Humanities
> Interior Design
Availability:
Online
Type:
Graduate, Master's Degree
Degree:
M.F.A.

Advance your design knowledge and experience by pursuing a Master of Fine Arts in Interior Design. This fully online program gives you the opportunity to explore a research topic, prepare a thesis, and develop and teach an undergraduate interior design course. With this terminal degree, you’ll be able to move into advanced practice or teach at a college level.

Duration: 6 semesters
Start term: Fall
Class type: Online

Student opportunities:

  • Develop techniques for evidence-based research and apply them to design
  • Take courses from professors who have practiced interior design professionally
  • Gain critical thinking skills in design analysis and project solutions
  • Learn about important issues in design education and research
  • Research, plan, implement and assess an undergraduate interior design course

Potential careers:

  • University professor
  • In-house design firm researcher
  • Specialist in an advanced area or design practice
  • Health care either interior design leader or interior design studio leader
  • Commercial interior designer leader or interior design studio leader

Admission requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in interior design or architecture from an accredited college or university
  • Official college transcripts
  • 3.0 GPA or higher from all college transcripts
  • Portfolio of student work and/or professional work
  • Resume

Have questions?

Contact Michael Kleeman, Chair of the Interior Design Department & Professor of Interior Design, at 770-534-6266 or mkleeman@brenau.edu.

Brenau University participates in NC-SARA.