Metropolitan Design Center
College of Design


The Metropolitan Design Center is an emerging design and research-based institution within the College of Design at the University of Minnesota, conceived to facilitate an environment for creative thinking and public engagement while fostering an integrative view of Urban and Metropolitan Design, bringing together many fields of design and research to advance creative design strategies for achieving sustainable development of cities and regions in the State of Minnesota.


Master of Science in Metropolitan Design


Mic Johnson, Interim Director of the Metropolitan Design Center gave a presentation to the College of Design on Nov. 14, 2014.  Watch Video