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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
2017-2018 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Interior Design Consultant, Interior Design Specialties Track Certificate

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Total Credits: 16

Major Number: 5619
CIP Code: 50.0408

Program Description

This Interior Design Certificate is designed for advanced students who have their AAS or Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design, to gain additional knowledge and expertise in specific specialty areas of the Interior Design industry. Students will select from two tracks that each specialize in a different focus.

Program Prerequisites

Must have an AAS or Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design or be in the semester of their graduation and instructor consent.

Special Instructions

A laptop computer is required for the Interior Design program. Please coordinate with the Interior Design department faculty to confirm your computer can run the computer aided design software needed for coursework.

Program Requirements

Total Credits: 7

Total Credits: 9

MnTC/General Education Requirements


MnTC Elective Requirements


Additional Elective Requirements


Additional Requirements


Program Information

General Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates

See Century College Policy

Program Note


Transfer, Articulation Agreements, and Partnerships

See the Century College website for information regarding transfer.
This program is intended primarily for employment preparation rather than transfer to a four-year institution. Some courses may not transfer to a number of four-year colleges. If you are considering the possibility of transfer, you may wish to talk with your advisor, counselor, or program instructor before registering to discuss your goals, look at programs designed for transfer, and develop a plan.

Program Learning Outcomes

At the end of this program students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate space planning skills though critical thinking as it applies to the Interior Design Industry.
  • Perform competencies in compliance with all State and National codes.
  • Demonstrate the ability to extrapolate and apply knowledge to new technology and software as it applies to the Interior Design Industry.
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills and the ability to collaborate with other team members, industry professionals and designers

Program Contact Information

Sarah Skogstrom Rodriguez 651.747.4043 Room 1311 East

Sample Plan

Please note that this is a sample course sequence. Individual schedules will vary depending upon student needs, goals, and availability. Students are recommended to meet with their advisor, counselor, or faculty program instructors to create an individualized plan that includes prerequisites and application requirements. For detailed program information see the Century College website. This information is subject to change.

Total Credits: 7

Semester 2

  • Career/Occupational Elective Requirement (Specialty Track: Interior Design 1st course) Credits: 3
  • Career/Occupational Elective Requirement (Specialty Track: Interior Design 2nd course) Credits: 3
  • Career/Occupational Elective Requirement (Specialty Track: Interior Design 3rd course) Credits: 3

Total Credits: 9


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