Master in Interior Design

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design

Program Description

Master in Interior Design

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design

Artfully arrange your career

As a student at SCAD, you will have exclusive access to the university repeatedly rated number one for studying interior design by DesignIntelligence. Named among America's best architecture and design schools, both our undergraduate and graduate programs regularly receive acclaim in the industry. Through collaborative projects, you can work on groundbreaking new developments like SCADpad® — a micro-housing project that garnered global press for SCAD students — solving the design challenges of tomorrow.

Interior design mission:

The SCAD interior design department exists to guide students to become innovative interior designers capable of critical thinking, effective communication, and collaborative teamwork, emphasizing professional ethics and values within the context of social, environmental, and global design practice.

M.A. in interior design

Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah - eLearning

  • INDS 702 Interior Design Seminar
  • INDS 706 Interior Design Theory and Criticism
  • INDS 709 Research Methods for Interior Design
  • INDS 721 Emerging Interior Materials
  • INDS 726 Environmental Psychology for Interior Design
  • INDS 740 Contemporary Issues in Interior Design
  • INDS 749 Interior Design M.A. Final Project

— 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective

Total course of study: 45 hours

M.F.A. in interior design

Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah

  • INDS 502 Technical Foundation for Interior Design*
  • INDS 503 Design Visualization, Communication and Documentation*
  • INDS 504 Interior Design Studio Applications*
  • INDS 702 Interior Design Seminar
  • INDS 706 Interior Design Theory and Criticism
  • INDS 709 Research Methods for Interior Design
  • INDS 712 Graduate Interior Design Studio I: Analysis and Design of Live-work Settings
  • INDS 714 Graduate Interior Design Studio II: Environments for Special Populations
  • INDS 726 Environmental Psychology for Interior Design
  • INDS 740 Contemporary Issues in Interior Design
  • INDS 751 Graduate Interior Design Studio III: Inclusive Design for Special Populations
  • INDS 752 Graduate Interior Design Studio IV: Environments for Public Interaction
  • INDS 779F Graduate Field Internship†
  • INDS 779T Graduate Teaching Internship†
  • INDS 779F Graduate Field Internship‡
  • INDS 779T Graduate Teaching Internship‡
  • INDS 791 Graduate Interior Design Studio V: Thesis I - Developing Research to Inform Design
  • INDS 792 Graduate Interior Design Studio VI: Thesis II - Informed Design Application

— 700-level ELDS elective — 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective

Total course of study: 90 hours*

interior design

Careers in interior design

Become an interior designer. Become a design journalist. Become a hospitality designer. Interior designers identify, research and creatively solve problems pertaining to the function, safety and quality of interior environments. They consider purpose, beauty and style, shaping the spaces that matter most.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Hospitality designer
  • Retail designer
  • Design journalist
  • Corporate designer
  • Interior designer
  • Lighting designer
  • Facilities planner
  • Health care facility designer
  • Space planner

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • Ainsworth Noah
  • Amanda Nisbet Design
  • American Institute of Architects
  • Extell Development Corporation
  • Green Building Services
  • HBA/Hirsch Bedner Associates
  • Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans
  • Roger Ferris + Partners
  • SCAD Museum of Art
This school offers programs in:
  • English
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