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Furniture Design

Minneapolis College of Art and Design

48 months
Duration
41344 USD/year
41344 USD/year
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About

The B.F.A. in Furniture Design at Minneapolis College of Art and Design blends craft and design. You will get to spend your days welding, sandblasting, drilling, sewing, and more. With access to all of tools and machinery you could ever imagine, create real furniture pieces that consider function, style, and comfort.

Overview

The Furniture Design program offered by Minneapolis College of Art and Design helps you develop traditional craft techniques alongside alternative materials exploration. Using current digital technologies, your problem-solving skills are nurtured and critical thinking is expected. You develop a strong commitment to professional practice through exposure to the professional world of furniture design. Cross-pollination with other practices, including sculpture, gives you the tools to create unique and authentic work.

Graduates with B.F.A. in Furniture Design from Minneapolis College of Art and Design will be able to:

  • Develop your technical and conceptual furniture design skills
  • Hone your traditional craft techniques while also exploring new materials and technology
  • Gain foundational skills in a variety of creative media
  • Acquire the skills and knowledge for a professional career in your chosen field
  • Create an authentic body of work ranging from studio to mass production furniture.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Furniture Design: Materials and Techniques
  • Furniture. Studio Methods
  • Lighting/Accessories
  • Furniture as Art
  • Experimental Furniture
  • Soft Furniture
  • Furniture. Textile and Surface
  • Design Environment
  • Production Design
  • Digital Fabrication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
  • Official Transcripts
  • Official Test Scores
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Portfolio (optional for BS applicants)
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41344 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41344 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    41344 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41344 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Minneapolis

1130 - 2045 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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