Interior Design Institute

Do You Have An Eye For Design?

The Interior Design Institute is a certificate program that will train you to shape the way people live and work by creating functional and quality interior environments. As a student in this program, you'll study drafting, design, space planning, problem solving, and the history of interior design and architecture.

Your Building Blocks to Success

There are six core courses needed to complete this program (listed below) and one elective course. All classes may not be offered every semester.

  • Professional Practices and Communication for Interior Design
  • Textiles for Interior Design
  • Interior Design Building Systems
  • Technical Drawing for Interior Design
  • Fundamentals of Interior Design
  • History of Interior Design
  • Elective: choose one additional Interior Design course offering

Upon completion of all seven classes, students must contact Program Coordinator to request their final Interior Design Certificate.

These classes alone will not qualify you to sit for the NCIDQ examination or to be licensed in Texas as a "Registered Interior Designer". Please visit the NCIDQ page for more details.

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Are you ready to get started? Select from the classes below, or contact the program coordinator to help answer any questions you may have.

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Interior Design Institute Courses

Additional Course Offerings

INDX-3014 The Art of Display

INDX-3013 Sketch Up for Designers

INDX-3015 CAD Drafting for Interior Designers

INDS-1091 Special Topics

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