2024-2025 Catalog

Fundamentals in Interior Design, Drafting & Communication Certificate

My Academic Plan

Courses are displayed to show the fastest path to your certificate and should be completed in the order listed. If you are unable to complete all courses listed in a semester, complete as many courses in this sequence as your schedule allows. If you have questions or concerns about your MAP, please see your Academic Advisor.

Program Description

This program is designed for students wanting to complete a one semester Certificate in Fundamentals in Interior Design, Drafting & Communication and enter the workforce. Students explore architectural drafting techniques, CAD software skills, communication and design principles. This certificate teaches students fundamental skills used in interior design, drafting and graphic communication. Career opportunities include administrative support in retail, vendor and manufacturer showrooms, manufacturer representatives for products, assistants to interior architects, designers and project managers.

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First Semester

AEC 1200Print Reading Residential/Commercial


IND 1101Introduction to Interior Design


IND 1102History of Interior Design


IND 1103Communication in Design


IND 2201Graphic Communication


Total Credit Hours:14
Upon completion of this semester and courses, you will earn your Fundamentals in Interior Design, Drafting & Communication certificate.

Total Credit Hours: 14