Florida International University – FIU – Arts and Design Incubator

FIU serves a diverse community with a student body of 54,000, and is federally designated a minority serving institution.  The Ratcliffe Arts + Design Incubator@FIU is strategically located at the University’s Biscayne Bay Campus.  The Ratcliffe Arts + Design Incubator@FIU is the first facility at a public institution in South Florida to offer students the resources and training to be able to open and run a functioning arts and design business.  The Ratcliffe Arts + Design Incubator@FIU is led by two highly skilled artists/designers who maintain professional studios onsite.  They oversee the students in achieving the entrepreneurial activities of the incubator and each teach an academic course in graphic or object design.