Interior Design


Thank you for your interest in studying interior design at Iowa State University! Graduate degrees in interior design offered include: MFA in Interior Design - A terminal, post-professional degree emphasizing advanced creative achievement. This degree can be completed in as few as five semesters. MA in Interior Design - A post-professional degree emphasizing applied design research and analysis. First-Professional MA in Interior Design - Combines entry-level preparation with advanced knowledge of design analysis and research options.

Doctoral Degrees Offered: None

Master Degrees Offered: Master of Arts (M.A.), Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.)

Online Degrees: None

Master's Degree Outcomes

Career Placement Outcomes

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Contact: Meredith Foley
Phone: 515-294-0816
E-mail Address:


ISU-wide: Academic Records, GPA, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation

Application Deadlines: Please submit your application by February 1 for priority admission consideration and for graduate assistantship consideration.

Program Requires GRE: No

Program Requires GMAT : No

Resume or CV
Digital portfolio (Note: a portfolio is not required for First-Professional M.A. applicants)
Digital submission of your materials is required. If you are unable to upload them into your admission application, please email them to (preferred) or mail them to the address listed below.

Additional International Requirements:

English Proficiency Minimum:

TOEFL Paper (PBT) 550
TOEFL Internet (iBT) 79
PTE 53

Program Will Review Without TOEFL or IELTS: No

Financial Statement: Application

Mailing Address if needed:

Graduate Coordinator Assistant
College of Design Business Center
146 College of Design
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011-3094