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Communication, Media, Arts, and Design

Interior Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts


  • Oxford
  • Major
  • On Campus

Take an Interdisciplinary Approach

You’ll have a balance of a liberal learning foundation with a comprehensive professional education. You’ll integrate the aesthetic, social, technical, and graphic requirements of interior design problems. With self-directed course work and research, you’ll develop specialized knowledge along with a broad-based understanding of interior design.

Contact Info

Department of Architecture + Interior Design

101 Alumni Hall, 350 East Spring Street, Oxford, OH 45056


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Curriculum and Courses

The courses you choose will open up a wealth of career opportunities — not lock you into one occupation. You’ll extend your education way beyond the classroom to every area of your life.

At Miami, there is something for everyone

Course Catalog

Career Options

Most graduates work in commercial interior design firms, architectural firms, or furniture dealerships. Other graduates choose to pursue careers in facilities management, historic preservation, retail sales, or teaching.

Facts and Stats

Your college experience here will be one of the most exciting times of your life. To make sure of this, we’ll provide you with a powerful support system.

  • 90% First-to-second year retention

    Miami University Data

  • 21st Among Public Universities in the United States for Four-Year Graduation Rate

    The Chronicle of Higher Education Almanac

  • 96% of 2018-2019 graduates who were employed or furthering their education by fall 2019

    Miami University Data


Rosamaria DiCristoforo
  • After several internships with interior design firms, immediately after graduation Rosamaria began working as an interior designer for an architecture and planning firm.

    Rosamaria DiCristoforo ’17
    Interior Design

Admission and Aid

This is Where Your Journey to Miami University Begins.

Explore what it means to be a college student at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where students prepare to go anywhere and everywhere. We’ll be here to help every step of the way as you prepare for college admission, enrollment, and success.

The Department requires submission of a creative portfolio in order to be admitted to the majors in Architecture or Interior Design. The portfolio is submitted directly to the Department by the application deadline and is reviewed in conjunction with academic qualifications. For information on portfolio format and suggestions of what to include, see Portfolio Requirements.

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