Department of Interior Architecture
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture Building
11200 SW 8th Street - PCA 277B Miami, Florida 33199
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Master of Interior Architecture – MA

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Master of Interior Architecture

Professional Degree Tracks
The Master of Interior Architecture provides CIDA Accredited professional degree tracks that are intended for individuals with bachelor degrees from other fields. This course of study has two tracks: a two-year track for students with bachelor degrees in architecture or landscape architecture, and a three-year track for students with baccalaureate degrees in other disciplines. Both of these tracks begin Summer Semester.

THREE YEAR TRACK – 90 Credits
A professional degree for students with a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science, or equivalent, from an accredited institution. Leveling courses may be required for students without a design background. Students enroll in the leveling courses in addition to degree requirements.

Summer Leveling Courses
IND 5319 Visual Notation for Interior Design 3
IND 5475 Computer Applications in Design 3
IND 5285 Design Foundations 3

Summer Semester
IND 5325 Color Theory and Application for the Blt Env 3

Fall Semester
IND 6255 Formative Design Studio 6
IND 5477 Computer Applications in Design II 3
IND 5486 Materials for Interior Design 3
IND 6616C Interior Architecture Theory I 3

Spring Semester
IND 6256 Graduate Design 2 6
IND 5438 Lighting Design 3
IND 5645 Structures 1 1
IND 5645L Structures 1 Lab 2

Summer Semester
IND 5427 Construction Documents in Interior Architecture 3
IND 5629 Computer Applications in Design III 3
IND 5138 History of Modern Interior Design 3

Fall Semester
IND 6257C Graduate Design 3 6
IND 5485 Adv. Construction Documents in IAr 3
IND 5615 Building Systems for Interior Designers 3

Spring Semester
IND 6258C Graduate Design 4 6
IND 5625 Interior Architecture Theory II (online) 3
IND 5937 Special Topics 3

Fall Semester
IND 6259C Graduate Design 5 6
IND 5626 Project Programming 3
IND 6639 Research Methods 3

Spring Semester
IND 6970 Master’s Project 6
Directed Elective (graduate seminar) 3
Directed Elective (Internship) 3
IND 5508 Professional Office Practice 3

TWO YEAR TRACK – 63 Credits
A professional degree for students with a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science, or equivalent, in Architecture or Landscape Architecture from an accredited institution.

Summer Semester
IND 5325 Color Theory and Application for the Blt Env 3
IND 5629 Computer Applications in Design III 3

Fall Semester
IND 6257C Graduate Design 3 6
IND 5485 Adv Construction Documents in IAr 3
IND 5486 Materials for Interiors 3
IND 6616C Interior Architecture Theory I 3

Spring Semester
IND 6258C Graduate Design 4 6
IND 5625 Interior Architecture Theory II (online) 3
IND 5937 Special Topics 3

Summer Semester
IND 5138 History of Modern Interiors (online) 3
Directed Elective 3

Fall Semester
IND 6259C Graduate Design 5 6
IND 5626 Project Programming 3
IND 6639 Research Methods 3

Spring Semester
IND 6970 Master’s Project 6
IND 5438 Lighting Design 3
IND 5508 Professional Office Practice 3