Interior Design

Interior design students take courses in human behavior in the designed environment, environmental design, interior design, graphic communications, building construction, building systems, history of interior design, housing, computer applications, construction documentation, and professional practice. Interior designers perform services such as programming, design analysis, space planning, preparing drawings and documents, and jobsite observation using specialized knowledge of aesthetics, building regulations, building construction systems, interior materials and finishes, furnishings, and equipment.

Related career titles

College/University professor*
Interior designer
Lighting designer
Product designer
Universal designer

*Additional training needed for these occupations

Resources available in ACIC*

Opportunities in Interior Design and Decorating Careers
Vault Career Guide to Interior Design
Opportunities in Architecture Careers

*Books are available for checkout.

Related interior design links

K-State Department of Apparel, Textiles, and Interior Design

Interior Design Educators Council

Interior Design Society

International Interior Design Association

Careers in Interior Design

North American Home Furnishings Association

American Society of Interior Designers

National Council for Interior Design Qualification

Council for Interior Design Accreditation