FIU Interior Architecture

The Interior Architecture Department advances the profession through teaching, research, service, and creative scholarship focused on the generation and application of new knowledge. These activities focus on Interior Architectural practices that promote the well-being of local, regional, and international communities.

We are a distinct and dynamic community of creative lifelong learners who are passionate about design and take part in its countless contributions to society. With our unique resources that include a faculty with diverse cultural connections, an internationalized advisory board, and a location in the heart of Miami, our program is a global gateway for meaningful and effective design activities.

The influence of the Interior Architecture Department extends beyond its urban context. Our research, teaching, and service help define the profession of interior architecture worldwide, sustain cultural diversity, and encourage global connectivity among peoples, ideas, and interdisciplinary fields of thought.

We produce leaders within this profession by remaining at the forefront of intellectual activity within the field of interior architecture, and by being actively involved in the international community it serves. Knowing about local and global practices of design, participating in the growth of the profession, and engaging in trans-disciplinary, culturally-rich settings compels our students, graduates, and faculty to both imagine and to create a world with responsible, sustainable, and inclusive built environments.