Master of Fine Arts in Interior Design

The M.F.A. in Interior Design prepares students to teach at the college level and develop evidence-based design skills bridging practice and research. Students explore current issues in the interior design profession and develop skills to effectively communicate these issues to future students. Graduates develop and teach an undergraduate interior design course, form a research topic, prepare a thesis derived from their evidence-based research, and display their final design and teaching portfolios at the MFA/MID Student Exhibition. The M.F.A. in Interior Design is a terminal degree.

Admissions Documents Requirements

Official College Transcript(s). Portfolio. Professional Resume

Admissions GPA Requirements

3.0 from all college transcripts

Additional Admissions Requirements

portfolio, undergraduate degree accredited by CIDA; NCIDQ certification; professional work experience, bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university

Brenau University participates in NC-SARA.

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Brenau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.