The overarching purpose of the Interior Architecture Program is to prepare graduates for practice in the design profession and to service students and local clients through teaching, research and service activities. This goal is divided into sub-goals and objectives as follows:
Goal 1: Diverse Student Learning Opportunities
Objective 1: Provide students with international, regional and local learning opportunities where students seek solutions that respect the diversity of the global community.
Goal 2: Design Realization
Objective 2: Promote dynamic problem solving processes that incorporates both illustrative and “making” techniques which informs and modifies design solutions.
Goal 3: Cross Disciplinary Collaboration
Objective 3: Facilitate connections across a wide variety of professions/majors to strengthen students understanding of integrated design processes.
Goal 4: Studio Focused Learning
Objective 4: Create opportunities for direct engagement with faculty and practicing professionals in small studio focused learning communities.