Minor in Interior Design

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 The Minor in Interior Design offers the foundations for and an introduction to practical skills in architectural drawing, theory of design, history of furnishings and interiors, and space planning with consideration to how people occupy and inhabit space, movement, and quality of life.

Minor in Interior Design
Required Courses
FACS 1360Basic Principles of Design3
FACS 2361History of Furnishings I3
FACS 2364Design Theory and Materials3
FACS 2365Digital Drawing for ID3
FACS 2386Space Planning Fundamentals3
FACS 2387Architectural Graphics For Int3
FACS 2388Building Systems For Interiors3
Prescribed Electives
Select two of the following:6
Int Dsgn Prof Prac & Procedure
History of Furnishings II
Codes,Stndrds & Facility Maint
Total Hours27


Students who complete a Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Interior Design are not eligible for the minor.

Students who choose to move from the Interior Design minor to the Interior Design major must have earned a “C” in all ARTS, ETCM, and FACS coursework; have a minimum 2.5 GPA; and have passed the required sophomore portfolio review.