The FSU Graduate Program in Interior Design offers the Master of Science, the Master of Arts and the Master of Fine Arts degrees.
Download a copy of the FSU Interior Design Graduate Brochure.
DesignIntelligence, a yearly publication of the Design Futures Council, has ranked the Graduate Program in Interior Design at Florida State University the #1 Most Admired in a national survey of deans and chairs in the discipline. DesignIntelligence cited the FSU Graduate Program for its strong overall reputation, research and preparation of design educators. This is the second consecutive year the program has been acknowledged as the most respected in the country.
The Master of Science First Professional degree is for you if you possess an undergraduate degree in a field other than Interior Design or Architecture and intend to practice Interior Design. This portfolio track of courses prepares you to enter the profession and fulfills the education qualification for Interior Design licensure through the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) examination.
The Master of Science Advance Professional degree is for you if you possess an undergraduate degree in Interior Design or Architecture and would like to practice Interior Design with further advanced knowledge in a particular topic. This portfolio track of courses prepares you to enter or continue your practice in Interior Design with extended design and project knowledge. The Master of Arts track further indicates graduate level language and humanities requirements.
The Master of Fine Arts degree is for you if you possess an undergraduate degree in Interior Design or Architecture and are interested in teaching Interior Design at the college or university level. It is also appropriate for Interior Design practice, providing professional career enhancement and foundation skills in conducting evidence-based design interior design practice.
For questions or to discuss your goals, contact:
Director of Graduate Studies
Dr. Jill Pable
Department of Interior Design
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1231
Phone: 850 644-6831
FAX: 850 644-3112