Interior Design

The art and technique of creating functional and aesthetic environments for living and working.

Interior Design degree programs at Berkeley College focus on the creative and technical aspects of this exciting industry. Graduates are prepared with the necessary skills and practical knowledge to enter the industry in a range of roles. The Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) accredits the B.F.A. in Interior Design.

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) and Associate’s degree programs prepare students to pursue careers in creative positions, as residential or commercial interior designers, exhibit designers, designers in architectural firms, various positions in the furniture/lighting Industry , product sales, and project management .

Faculty members in this program are selected for both academic excellence and relevant professional experience in interior design. They combine firsthand knowledge and know-how with classroom instruction for a thorough education for entry into the professional world.

Benefit from:

  • A curriculum that focuses on exploring design fundamentals, theory, visual communication, culture, and history
  • Studio-based, hands-on projects, exploring all aspects of design through sketching, drafting, and color composition
  • Modern computer-aided design learning current programs used in the design industry, such as AutoCAD, SketchUp Pro, Rhino, Revit, and rendering with V-Ray
  • Valuable, practical experience through program-related, faculty-monitored internships or job-related assignments
  • A seamless transition between Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees

Berkeley College collects and publishes the following information to maintain accreditation with the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA). To view the CIDA information, click here. Note: this data is separate and apart from the retention, graduation, and employment rates calculated and disclosed in accordance with federal law. 

Degree Programs