Interior Design

The Job Market

Students with either a Certificate or AS degree are qualified to work in entry level commercial and residential design. Students might work for private clients, real-estate firms and builders decorating model homes, or corporations designing offices and stores. They might also work in sales to the trade or to the public.

Here are some resources to help you learn more about the design field.


  • ASID: American Society of Interior Designers
  • FIDER: Foundation for Interior Design Education Research
  • IES: Illuminating Engineering Society Of North America
  • IFDA: International Furnishings and Design Association
  • IIDA: International Interior Design Association
  • NKBA: National Kitchen and Bath Association


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