Master of Fine Arts in Design

SPECIALTY AREA Sustainable Design

UW-Stout’s commitment to sustainability in Design Education includes a roster of accredited and certified faculty and electives from a range of departments across campus. Students are encouraged to build a course plan that identifies sustainability initiatives within their own disciplines.

ACCREDITED & CERTIFIED FACULTY Wendy Jedlicka, MIM, Ed.D(c) SEA, CPP Senior Lecturer, Sustainable Design Kim Loken, MArch LEED-AP Associate Professor, Game Design

Shelley Pecha, MFA NCIDQ, WELL-AP Professor, Interior Design Julie Peterson, PhD NCIDQ, WELL-AP Professor, Interior Design Nicolette Brehm, MFA NCIDQ, WELL-AP Assistant Professor, Interior Design

Andy Janetski, MFA(c) SEA Lecturer, Industrial Design


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CERTIFICATE in DESIGN FOR SUSTAINABILITY The Department of Design is proud to offer its first-ever graduate certificate program in Design for Sustainability. The program can be completed entirely using courses from the MFA in Design program. It is also a stand-alone program for students only interested in a 12-credit experience.

3 cr.

3 cr.

Sustainable Design Practice Core requirement

Sustainable Design II: Global Impact Focus Area

3 cr.

3 cr.

Ethics in Design Core requirement

Elective Focus Area or Focus Selective

FOR MORE INFO, CONTACT: Wendy Jedlicka, MIM, Ed.D(c) Sr. Lecturer, Sustainable Design



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