The Department of Interior Architecture + Design at Florida State University was ranked in the top tier of interior design programs across North America once again by DesignIntelligence. The graduate program was ranked #1 by deans and chairs as the Most Admired program in the country. This the fifth time in six years that the graduate program has been ranked as Most Admired.
Design firms are also involved in ranking students on their level of preparedness for practice. FSU was also well represented in this ranking as well. Of the 188 programs in North America accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA), FSU’s undergraduate program was ranked 19th and the graduate program was ranked 9th.
The rankings have served for 18 years as the definitive analysis of architecture, landscape architecture, industrial design and interior design programs nationwide. Department chair, Lisa Waxman stated, “Our program is highly selective, the students extremely motivated, and the faculty is engaged and available to students. We are proud of these rankings and thankful to FSU for the support we receive for our program!”