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The annual DesignIntelligence surveys for America’s Best Architecture and Design Schools are back, and we need your help to complete them!

DesignIntelligence rates U.S. Architecture, Interior Architecture and Landscape Architecture programs. Your participation has significant impact.

FIU prepares new generations of design professionals to construct a resilient, sustainable, and equitable built environment.  Our graduates are profession ready:  They are engaged, creative designers and problem solvers.  They are tech-savvy innovators, responsive, agile collaborators, and effective communicators.  Our students and graduates are ready to lead.

In 2019, our architecture and landscape architecture programs ranked among the top 20 in the DesignIntelligence “Most Hired from Architecture Schools” category.

In 2021, the School of Architecture ranked No. 2 in Florida and tied for No. 17 among public universities in North America in the prestigious QS World Rankings by Subject.

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PROFESSIONAL SURVEYS

Hiring + supervising professionals in firms

Architecture Professional

Interior Architecture Professionals

Landscape Architecture Professional

STUDENT + ALUMNI SUVEYS

Current undergraduate and graduate students + Alumni who have graduated in the past two years

Architecture Students

Interior Architecture Students

Landscape Architecture Students

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FIU SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE | POINTS OF PRIDE

A MULTICULTURAL DESTINATION

Miami + FIU

Located at the multilingual, multicultural, sub-tropical Gateway of the Americas, FIU is South Florida’s first –and Miami’s only—urban, public research university. 

A majority minority institution, FIU has distinguished itself as a center of access and excellence, and as one of the nation’s largest, most diverse institutions of higher education.

WORLD CLASS FACILITIES & RESOURCES

Studios, Tech Labs, Galleries + Campuses

Designed by Bernard Tschumi, our award-winning campus home houses dedicated studios, labs, lecture, gathering and exhibition spaces. 

Our five tech labs for innovation: Robotics + Digital Fabrication; Structural + Environmental Technologies; MBUS Innovation Lab; Digital Print Lab; and Fabrication Lab + Wood Workshop

Our urban studios and galleries are on Miami Beach and in the heart of Wynwood.

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NATIONALLY AWARD-WINNING STUDENTS

We are a diverse community of excellence

Our students founded and continue to lead core curricular and co-curricular changes through the Student Advisory Forum on Social Justice.

Our multidisciplinary student teams have twice won or placed in the U.S. EPA Campus Rainworks Challenge.

Our multidisciplinary student teams won first place in the U.S. Department of Energy/NREL Solar District Cup Competition.

FACULTY LEADERSHIP

We are Innovators + Collaborative Thought Leaders

Our students and faculty are recipients of over 200 local, regional, national, and international awards from the AIA, ASLA, and IIDA, among many others.

With the College of Engineering and Computing, we have been awarded grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF)to train the architecture, engineering, and construction industries in using artificial intelligence and immersive technologies.

Our faculty lead and have led the Boards of local, national, and international professional and academic organizations, including NAAB, ACSA, ASLA, LAF, CELA, UIA, and AIA.

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STRONG PRACTICE CONNECTIONS

IPAL, FIU By Design, D3E + Career Fair

We are one of only 22 U.S. programs to offer an Integrated Path to Architectural Licensure (IPAL), allowing students to complete requirements for professional licensure while earning their degrees

FIU By Design offers our students paid opportunities to engage with industry professionals and municipalities on real-world projects for real clients while they are still in school.

Our annual D3E and Career Fair events draw hundreds of professional and student participants. In 2019 ranked among the top 20 in the DesignIntelligence “Most Hired from Architecture Schools” category.

GLOBALLY FOCUSED CURRICULUM

DDes, Resilience, Technology, Health + Study Abroad

We are one of only five U.S programs to offer a STEM-focused Doctor of Design (DDes) degree.

Ours is the only U.S. program with a focus on design for the coastal Tropics + Subtropics where the majority of the world’s population resides.

Our Healthcare Design program is offered with design leaders at renowned professional firms.

Our academic programs immerse students in travel and study around the globe.

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