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Interior Design (A.A.S.)–This program is designed to prepare students for immediate job placement in the interior design and decorating fields as design assistants, stylists, showroom representatives, design sales associates, Computer Aided Design (CAD) assistants, assistant colorists, or trainees for design publications. The program consists of a liberal arts component and technical courses developed in accordance with current industry standards. Students are provided with the required skills to work and grow in the field. The liberal arts background aids in the pursuit of a four-year degree. This program consists of technical courses developed in accordance with industry standards.

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Interior Design
A.A.S. Program
Hegis Code: 5012

Total Credits: 64

First Semester Credits
ART 111 Drawing I 3
ENS 101 Graphics 1
ENG 100 Enhanced Composition I or
ENG 101 Composition I or
ENG 108 The Craft of Composition / Honors English I (1)
INT 101 Interior Design Studio I 3
INT 104 Color for Home Furnishings and Design 3
INT 203 Presentation Techniques for Interior Designer 3
Total Semester Credits 16
Second Semester Credits
INT 102 History of Furnishing and Design 3
INT 105 Resources and Materials 3
INT 201 Interior Design Studio II 3
Mathematics Elective 3
Social Sciences Elective 3
Total Semester Credits 15
Third Semester Credits
ENS 105 Introduction to CAD 2
INT 204 Interior Lighting Design 3
INT 210 Interior Design Studio III 3
Laboratory Science Elective 4
Social Sciences Elective 3
Total Semester Credits 15
Fourth Semester  Credits
CET 107 Codes and Construction 3
COM 101 Interpersonal Communication or
ENG 102 Composition II or
ENG 109 The Art of Analysis / Honors English II
Humanities Elective 3
INT 107 Professional Practices and Business Techniques 3
INT 220 Interior Design Studio IV 3
INT 142 Field Training 3
Total Semester Credits 18
1. Depending on placement