A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.
A strong creative vision and an ability to bring ideas to life are hallmarks of the field of interior design. Student designers are tasked with creating visually stimulating and workable spaces in commercial or residential settings that adhere to industry standards and government regulations.
The United States of America is located on the continent of North America. It is the third largest country by size in the world. It has a relatively short history compared to other world nations, has one of the world's largest economies, and has one of the world's most diverse populations.
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From urban planning to interior design, many professions today benefit from in-depth study of architecture. The Master of Science in Architecture at NewSchool is designed for students who want to enrich their knowledge of the field but don’t plan to pursue architectural licensing. The program is open to students who have completed a bachelor’s degree in any field. [+]
The Master of Architecture II degree gives students who have already completed a NAAB accredited bachelor’s degree the opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of design principles and theory. Students gain the academic credentials and practical experience it takes to pursue a rewarding career in teaching as well as similar occupations. [+]
The Master of Architecture I degree is a NAAB accredited degree that prepares students to pursue state architecture licensure. The program is divided into two tracks depending on the student’s educational background. Students who have a bachelors in architecture from a program that was not NAAB accredited can complete the program in two years. Students who have a bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field will spend an additional year learning the foundations of architecture and complete the degree in three years. [+]
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. [+]
While the traditional tools of interior design remain essential, designers now also utilize more computer-aided technology, serve more-diverse applications, and focus on sustainability and socially responsible choices more than ever before. [+]
Master of Interior DesignWhile the traditional tools of interior design remain essential, designers now also utilize more computer-aided technology, serve more-diverse applications, and focus on sustainability and socially responsible choices more than ever before. Earning a graduate-level degree enables a more-advanced level of practice for interior designers looking to best serve the demands of the global community.Harrington College of Design’s Master of Interior Design program, created for students who completed their bachelor’s degree in interior design, architecture or a related program, emphasizes the application of evidence-based research to individualized design specialties. The program includes core courses in interior design theory and research methods as well as studio-based courses in which theory and method are integrated through application in project-based work. (Students with an undergraduate degree in a field unrelated to interior design may consider Harrington's Master of Arts in Interior Design Program.)... [-]
The Master of Professional Studies in Interior Lighting Design (MPS-L) is a one-year, post-professional degree that provides rigorous professional education in the area of natural and artificial illumination for the interior environment [+]
The Master of Professional Studies in Interior Lighting Design (MPS-L) is a one-year, post-professional degree that provides rigorous professional education in the area of natural and artificial illumination for the interior environment.
As any interior designer or architect can tell you, imaginative and cost-effective interior illumination is critical to the success of any interior space. Changing technologies, new laws that mandate energy efficiency and the demand for inspired, innovative solutions have created a strong need for specialists in interior lighting design.
NYSID has responded to this need with a program that exposes students to a range of knowledge and skills that provides graduates with a balance of conceptual and practical techniques for successful design execution. The course work addresses the history and theory of lighting design, principles of sustainability as they relate to the discipline, natural and artificial lighting and control systems, integrated systems design, as well as financial analysis, code compliance, and project maintenance. The program includes lighting design studio courses that integrate acquired knowledge and research, while exploring residential, commercial, and institutional environments, and prepare graduates to sit for the certification exam given by the NCQLP (National Council on Qualifications for Lighting Professionals).The program requires full-time study.... [-]
The Master of Professional Studies in Sustainable Interior Environments (MPS-S) is a one-year, post-professional program focused on specialized knowledge, thinking, and skills, structured [+]
The Master of Professional Studies in Sustainable Interior Environments (MPS-S) is a one-year, post-professional program focused on specialized knowledge, thinking, and skills, structured to prepare design professionals to assume leadership roles in developing and maintaining sustainable interior spaces that will positively impact the world.
The program is an outgrowth of NYSID’s commitment to the principles and practices of sustainable design, and the credential will only become more relevant as the world’s population continues to grow and natural resources continue to diminish.
Intended for those working in the design or architecture professions, the program provides students with a thorough grounding in the best practices in environmentally informed designs for the interior. Upon completion of the MPS program, students are in a position to sit for LEED AP certification—a highly sought-after credential.... [-]
The Master of Professional Studies in Healthcare Interior Design (MPS-H) is a one-year, post-professional program providing practicing designers and healthcare professionals with broad [+]
The Master of Professional Studies in Healthcare Interior Design (MPS-H) is a one-year, post-professional program providing practicing designers and healthcare professionals with broad knowledge of current issues, research, and theory in the design of healthcare interiors, including a focused studio experience.
As the healthcare industry rapidly expands to accommodate the growing needs of the aging baby boom generation and the global population explosion, designers must be increasingly responsive to this growing field and its complexities.
The curriculum has two complementary threads: understanding healing and restorative environments, and the business of healthcare. Courses include knowledge in research methods, history and theory of healthcare, environmental and behavioral studies, and applied design. Green design and lighting research related to health, productivity, and precision are integral parts of the course of study. The program is designed for students of varied backgrounds who understand that in the healthcare field, business and design are inextricably intertwined.... [-]
FIT’s Master of Arts in Sustainable Interior Environments program prepares leaders who bring expertise in sustainability to residential, commercial, and institutional spaces. The curriculum [+]
Master in Sustainable Interior Environments
FIT’s Master of Arts in Sustainable Interior Environments program prepares leaders who bring expertise in sustainability to residential, commercial, and institutional spaces. The curriculum develops proficiency in research methods, theories, and progressive practices applicable to building environmentally responsible interiors. We are creating a community of professionals prepared to transform the environments in which we live, work, learn, and play.
Who Should Apply
The program is designed to meet the needs of professionals and educators, including interior designers, architects, facility planners, and facility managers, with a bachelor’s degree and relevant work experience.... [-]