Bachelor of Science in Interior Design - Professional Sales
The practice of interior design has become complex, technical and demanding.
Our Bachelor of Science program provides you with the technical design and sales skills necessary to compete in the profession.
What You'll Learn
Professional practice and sales
Specification of materials
History and theory
Drafting and technical skills
You will participate in community service projects, interdisciplinary design charrettes and attend field trips. You will also participate locally in professional organizations such as ASID (American Society of Interior Designers), IIDA (International Interior Designer Association) and NKBA (National Kitchen & Bath Association).
Our 4-year interior design–professional sales degree provides you with academic preparation for employment in the design-build industry.
Transfer students and students coming into the program with an AAS, AA or AS will take at least 6 semesters to complete the program.
A grade of “B” or better in courses required for this major (“B-” is not acceptable) in addition to an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Credit Hour Requirements:
A total of 124 hours is required for this program for graduation.
Our Bachelor of Science in Interior Design–Professional Sales is accredited by CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation).
As a graduate of this program, you will meet guidelines for the practice of residential and commercial interior design
and be academically prepared to sit for the CKD (Certified Kitchen Design) exam, gain membership in professional
organizations and become licensed. After 2 years of experience in the field, you will be able to sit for the
NCIDQ (National Council for Interior Design Qualification) exam.
As an Interior Design student, you are required to meet with your faculty advisor each semester for course and program advisement.
Appointments can be scheduled by phone or email.
General Education Advisor
Engineering Technology Building, Rm. 110 A
Interior Design Advisor
Kristen Arnold, M.Ed, Bid, IDEC
NCIDQ Certificate No. 28155
Program Coordinator, Assistant Professor