Interior Design Professional, Certificate of Specialization
This certificate program is designed for graduates of two-year interior design programs to meet the educational standards required to become a certified professional interior designer. The coursework will address the following content areas of the national certification requirements: building systems, construction standards, design application and specifications, and building and life safety codes. The program will also provide students with the advanced research, graphic, and computer-aided design skills to successfully apply both the theoretical and practical knowledge required for employment as a professional interior designer.
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|AT 285||Interior Design Codes and Specifications||3|
|AT 286||Interior Design Business Practices and Ethics||3|
|AT 287||Advanced Computer-Aided Interior Design||3|
|AT 288||Interior Detailing and Construction Documentation||3|
|AT 289||Interior Design Research Methods||2|
|AT 290||Interior Design Professional Preparation||1|
|Choose one of the following:|
|Advanced Kitchen Design|
|Computer Aided Kitchen and Bath Design|
|Total Credit Hours||18|
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|AT 285||Interior Design Codes and Specifications||3||ART 251 with a minimum grade of "C" and Reading Proficiency.||First 8 weeks|
|AT 286||Interior Design Business Practices and Ethics||3||ART 251 with a minimum grade of "C" and Reading Proficiency.||Second 8 weeks|
|AT 287||Advanced Computer-Aided Interior Design||3||ART 154, ART 251 both with minimum grades of "C". Reading Proficiency.||Full 16 weeks|
|AT 288||Interior Detailing and Construction Documentation||3||ART 186, AT 287 both with minimum grades of "C" and Reading Proficiency.||First 8 weeks|
|AT 289||Interior Design Research Methods||2||ART 252, ENG 101 both with minimum grades of "C" and Reading Proficiency.||Second 8 weeks|
|ART 155|| Bath Design|
or Advanced Kitchen Design
or Computer Aided Kitchen and Bath Design
or Lighting Design
|3||ART 151, prior or concurrent enrollment in ARC 110 and Reading Proficiency.||Elective options can be completed during the Fall|
|AT 290||Interior Design Professional Preparation||1||AT 285, AT 286, AT 287, AT 288, AT 289 all with minimum grades of "C" and Reading Proficiency.||Apply for graduation|
|Total Credit Hours||18|
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**Students completing a course that has been assigned an MOTR number may transfer that course to any public institution in Missouri. Those who complete CORE 42 requirements will have that verification on their transcript.
*** It is your responsibility to verify that the courses listed above will transfer to the four-year institution of your choice. Maximize your transfer credits/classes by meeting with an academic advisor.