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About the Mount Mary College Interior Design Department
The Mount Mary College Council for Interior Design Accreditation accredited Interior Design Department is housed within the Arts & Design Division resulting in a four year undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree; interior design skills integrate with the sciences, aesthetics, human behavior, literature, philosophy and theology to create a well-rounded education.
The program is recognized for its excellence among employers, students and peers across the country. It is focused on academic, personal and social development while providing exceptional opportunities in networking, community involvement and practical experience.
Many class projects consist of real spaces represented by actual clients and are juried by interior design practitioners. An exceptional number of speakers and field trips are infused throughout the interior design courses and within the program. Classes are taught by caring faculty members who bring their professional and educational experience to the classroom. There are no teaching assistants.
The introductory orientation course provides an overview of the interior design profession and education. Over twenty current students and alumnae discuss career options and talk about what they do in their interior design positions. Mount Mary graduates represent diversified ages, lifestyles, and career positions.
Check out the Interior Design Degree Requirements and Curriculum
Also, check out the suggested four year sequence.
The Mount Mary College Interior Design Department is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA), which was formerly known as FIDER. The program has been continually accredited since 1986.
In support of the College mission to create an environment for the development of the whole person with emphasis on leadership, integrity and social justice, the Interior Design Department offers a comprehensive, up-to-date and accredited education. Download - the Interior Design Department Mission, Philosophy and Goals
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