"I was in love with the program after the first class."

Marisa Ferreira, Program Graduate

Interior Design Certificate Program

The University of Miami Interior Design Certificate Program is a hands-on, non-credit program for individuals who want to explore a career in interior design, work in a related field, or improve their design skills. The program is also well-suited for professionals with international backgrounds who wish to practice their trade in the United States.

Taught by industry professionals, the program’s curriculum focuses on the fundamentals of design and introduces the many different aspects of the profession. Students are introduced to the artistic elements of the industry and also learn the technical skills needed to bring their creative visions to life. The hands-on training program includes lessons on the principles of design, green design and sustainability, freehand, and computer drafting. Students will learn how to build a portfolio and gain a deeper understanding of the technical, legal, and business aspects of the design world.

In addition, digital badges are also available to graduates, allowing them to highlight and share their acquired skills and competencies with their current or future employers.

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Program Benefits

Gain the knowledge needed to enter the field of interior design or improve your skills

Learn from industry professionals who are subject matter experts

Become well-versed in interior design by exploring different aspects of the industry

Receive a certificate from the University of Miami

Display your accomplishments with digital badges that you can share with potential employers

Complete the program in six months

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Upon completing the program, students will receive an email with instructions on how to collect their badge. Once collected, students can display their badge on social media sites, such as LinkedIn. Any potential employer can click on the badge for a list of specific skills associated with the respective certificate received.

For more information about our career and professional development badging, please call 305-284-4000.

The program is six months long. For more information, call 305-284-4000 to connect with an enrollment advisor.

Participants in the program are required to have a high school diploma and should have fundamental computer skills.

The tuition of the program is $3995.

Financial assistance and payment plans are available for this program. To learn more, speak to an enrollment advisor at 305-284-4000.

This program is offered through the University of Miami Division of Continuing and International Education’s Office of Professional Advancement. The Division aims to empower people to reach their full potential through lifelong and lifewide learning. With more than 70 credit and non-credit programs available, the Division focuses on creating continuous learning experiences that transform individuals, organizations, and entire communities. For more information, visit dcie.miami.edu and connect with the Division on Facebook and Twitter.