Industrial Design Degrees in Miami, FL with Course Descriptions

There is one school within a 50-mile radius of Miami, Florida, that offers a degree program in industrial design, and it is about 30 minutes from downtown. Learn about this program, and get info on the school's admission and program requirements and make an informed education decision.

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Miami, FL, School with an Industrial Design Degree Program

The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale offers a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design. This school is in Fort Lauderdale, FL, approximately 29 miles from downtown Miami. This article looks at the school and the degree program and includes a table of facts, such as school size, tuition, the percentage of students who graduate on time and the percentage of applicants who are accepted. Following this is the name of one other area school that offers relevant instruction.

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School Information

This table showcases pertinent facts about the school to help prospective students decide on their education.

The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale
School Type 4-year, private, for-profit*
Total Enrollment (2014) 1,514*
Campus Setting Midsize city*
Tuition and Fees (2015-2016) $17,700 for undergraduate students*
Percent of First-Year Students Receiving Some Form of Financial Aid (2013-2014) 97%*
Acceptance Rate (2014) 100% Open Admissions Policy*
Retention Rate (Fall 2013 to Fall 2014) 56% of full-time students*
Graduation Rate (Students who started 2008) 40%*

Source: *National Center for Education Statistics.

The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale

Along with industrial design, The Art Institute offers programs in graphic design, illustration and interior design. The B.S. in Industrial Design focuses on providing professional skills appropriate for a variety of entry-level design positions.

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design

This program focuses on the design process rather than design style. Its curriculum includes classes in computer-aided drafting and modeling, industrial rendering, exhibit design, model making, human factors in design and structural design. Students in the program must complete a research project and defend that project prior to graduation. A portfolio and an internship are also part of the program.

Other School Options

Located approximately eight miles from downtown Miami, the University of Miami offers a bachelor's degree program in industrial engineering that includes instruction in design. The university also offers a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and a Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Engineering.

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