Program Information
Explore the possibilities of the DM&F program
Do you love building, creating and designing? Whether it be artistically or pragmatically, the Digital Modeling & Fabrication program at IYRS will prepare you for a career in physical design and a lifetime of making.
Get an in-depth look with our Course Catalog.

Tuition including materials & shop fees = $21,700

key dates
  • Classes begin: September 5
  • Session Term: September 5, 2017 - May 18, 2018
  • Winter Vacation: December 23, 2017 - January 5, 2018
  • Externship: April 23, 2018 - May 18, 2018
  • Graduation: June 2, 2018
Note: IYRS does not have a set deadline for applications to be considered for spring or fall enrollment. Our admissions committee reviews applications on a rolling basis as they are completed and submitted.
Learn more about our admissions process.

Students embark on a significant experiential learning opportunity embedding with an industry partner for the final four weeks of the program. Externships are 100% off-campus in companies leveraging digital modeling and fabrication to drive their success. Students apply methodology, technology, and operational practices in real time while deepening their understanding of career prospects.

Prototyping Project

DM&F culminates with a capstone project that immerses students in the design process from ideation to iteration, with both individual and team-based project components. Students will project manage their vision end-to-end, bringing to life a three-dimensional object by their design.