Interior Design Program


The curriculum in Architectural Interiors, a two-year interdepartmental course of study, has a strong emphasis on both architecture and art.

The course of study includes instruction in the following: Orthographic projection, descriptive geometry, perspective, and shades and shadows; two-dimensional basic design; delineation and rendering; materials of construction; freehand drawing; professional practice/interior design; legal aspects of contracting; architectural technology (drafting); art history; basic design; basic drawing; structural analysis and design; industrial design fundamentals; art orientation; and graphic design.

The course of study is designed so that students may satisfy the requirements for graduation from the College. Students who satisfy these requirements and complete the curriculum with an average final grade of C (2.00 grade-point average) or higher receive the degree of Associate in Science and the Award of Achievement in Architectural Interiors.

Entry positions for which graduates who have received the Award of Achievement may qualify include those of draftsperson; delineator; salesperson; furniture designer; and assistant in coordination of colors, fabric, furniture, lighting systems, and exhibits.