Aug 13, 2020  
2020-2021 College Catalog 
    
2020-2021 College Catalog

Degree Map: Interior Design AAS


This degree requires three years of study for graduation.  Students should review the requirements for each semester below and work carefully with an academic advisor to stay on track for degree completion.  Note the Milestones below each semester.  Milestones are reminders of actions you should take during that semester to help keep you on track for degree completion.

Semester Planning Notes

  • All INTD courses MUST be taken concurrently, in the semester they are listed below.
  • All INTD courses MUST be completed with a “C” or better.
  • Year one there are day and night class options.  Starting year two, all classes are at night.

Year One - Fall Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1113 - Composition I   3
INTD 1313 - Interior Design Orientation   3
INTD 1433 - History of Interiors I   (online) 3
INTD 1473 - Color Theory   3
Total Credit Hours 12

Milestones

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Download MS Office from MyTCC.
  • Form a study group, join a student organization, or volunteer at a community service site.
  • Visit the writing, math and science, or technology learning centers for free individual tutoring support services.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Year One - Spring Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1213 - Composition II  or ENGL 2333 - Technical/Professional Writing   3
INTD 1443 - History of Interiors II  (online) 3
INTD 1483 - Design I   3
INTD 1493 - Presentation Drawing   3
Total Credit Hours 12

Milestones

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.
  • Visit Career Services by your 20th credit hour to explore career opportunities associated with this degree.

Year Two - Fall Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
POLS 1113 - American Federal Government   3
INTD 1513 - Design II   3
INTD 1523 - Introduction to CAD for Interior Design   3
INTD 1543 - Professional Practice for Interior Design  (online) 3
Total Credit Hours 12

Milestone

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Year Two - Spring Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
INTD 1303 - Sales and Negotiations   3
INTD 2433 - Textiles for Interior Design   3
INTD 2443 - Materials and Interior Finishes   3
INTD 2463 - Codes for Interior Designs   3
Total Credit Hours 12

Milestone

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Year Two - Summer Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
INTD 2453 - Advanced CAD for Interior Design   3

Milestone

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Year Three - Fall Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
INTD 2503 - Computer Graphics   3
INTD 2523 - Design III   3
Total Credit Hours 6

Milestone

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor for a graduation check.
  • Visit Career Services to build your resume.

Year Three - Spring Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
HIST 1483 - U.S. History 1492 to the Civil War Era  or HIST 1493 - U.S. History - Civil War Era to the Present   3
INTD 2513 - Lighting for Interior Design   3
INTD 2533 - Design IV   3
Total Credit Hours 9

Milestone

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation.

Controlled Electives - Meet with the program director regarding which semester to complete these classes.  Two classes are required.

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
INTD 1533 - Photoshop for Interior Design   3
INTD 2343 - Interior Design Internship I   3
INTD 2353 - Interior Design Internship II   3
INTD 2403 - Market Field Trip   3
INTD 2993 - Selected Topics in Interior Design 3