Department of Interior Architecture2018-12-27T17:12:42+00:00

Department of Interior Architecture

The FIU Interior Architecture Department advances the interior design profession through teaching, service, scholarship, and creative activities focused on the generation and application of knowledge. These activities concentrate on interior architectural practices that promote the well-being of individuals within local, regional, and international communities.

FIU’s Interior Architecture program is a beacon for meaningful and effective design activities. Results from FIU Interior Architecture research, teaching, and service help define interior architecture within its global context. The Department seeks to remain at the forefront of intellectual activity within the fields of interior architecture and interior design. Through studying local and global practices of design, participating in the growth of the interior design profession, and engaging in trans-disciplinary, culturally-rich settings FIU Interior Architecture compels students, graduates, and faculty to imagine and create a world that embraces the future by means of responsible, sustainable, and inclusively built environments.

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DEGREES

The Department of Interior Architecture offers a comprehensive, interdisciplinary degree program designed to engage students in advanced study regarding public interiors. The unique curriculum provides students with firsthand experience of a wide range of interior design issues in specialized areas of study such as hospitality design, healthcare facility design, and workplace design.

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SIGNATURE PROGRAMS

We offer unique signature programs that provide opportunities for students to expand their professional and multicultural experiences. Our programs offers educational instruction via seminars and workshops, including regional off-site visits. Click below to find out more.

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FACILITIES

The Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture Building is a state-of-the-art facility designed by renowned architect Bernard Tschumi specifically to meet the needs of the School of Architecture. It contains pre-graduate and graduate studios, critique rooms, a lecture hall, lecture classrooms, a reading room, a shop, an interior design resource library, a robotics and digital fabrication laboratory, a dedicated gallery, and faculty and staff offices.

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NEWS + EVENTS

CARTA News provided the latest news and events on the Department of Interior Architecture. Click below to view more.

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ADVISING

FIU Department of Interior Architecture offers two full-time, advising professionals to aid and guide students through their academic career and goals.

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INTERNSHIPS

FIU Career & Talent Development has partnered with Handshake – a modern career development platform that uses cutting edge technology to help our FIU students and alumni more easily connect with employers and source jobs and internships, event information, and On-Campus Recruiting opportunities.

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FESTIVAL OF THE TREES

Festival of the Trees is an annual gala and fundraiser that benefits FIU Interior Architecture students and funds scholarships, travel grants and field trips. Learn more by visiting our website.

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EFOLIO

The FIU Interior Architecture eFolio is a cumulative publication showcasing work from graduating students.

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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHTS

Graduates from FIU’s Department of Interior Architecture are Worlds Ahead. Click on the link below to view alumni success stories and find out more on our alumni family.

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CARTA News

1701, 2019

My First Job as a Technical Designer at Gensler

January 17th, 2019|

Name: Leandro Lujan Milian Hometown: Cuba Degree/Major: Interior Architecture Where are you working? Job Title? Gensler, Technical Designer How did you get your job? I joined Gensler Miami before coming to FIU. I came to the United States in 2015. I have a Bachelor degree in Industrial Design [...]

1101, 2019

Two Interior Architecture Students Featured in the Winter Issue of NEWH Magazine

January 11th, 2019|

NEWH Inc. featured Raquel Raney and Brianna Hunter, two master’s candidates from FIU’s Department of Interior Architecture in their latest issue of NEWH Magazine. The featured story is dedicated to scholarships recipients who represent new talent in the hospitality industry. Both Raquel and Brianna were chosen as this [...]

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Department of Interior Architecture
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture Building
11200 SW 8th Street - PCA 277B Miami, Florida 33199
Contact
PH: 305-348-6914 | Fx: 305-348-2650
E-Mail: zhirlema@fiu.edu