ID Undergraduate Degrees

The university’s requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Interior Design can be found here

Freshman and Transfer Admission

The Office of Admissions and Scholarships handles admission applications for undergraduate students. Please visit Office of Admissions and Scholarships for more information. 


To be reviewed for admission to the Interior Design Upper Division (professional level interior design courses) students must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Completion of 56 credits.
  • Overall University GPA of 2.5 or greater.
  • An artistic/portfolio component may be required.
  • Interior Design GPA of 3.0 or greater, in the following courses:
    IDES 140 (**IDES 142) (**IDES 150) (**IDES 152) ATD 231 IDES 240 IDES 250 (**IDES 252).

During the Spring term of IDES 252, students will be able to fill out an application to the Upper Division Major. At the end of the Spring term, students will be evaluated on the (**) courses and ranked accordingly. Of those who meet the above requirements, up to 20 could be admitted to the upper division.


The Interior Design curriculum has been continually accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) since 1976. CIDA has a website at

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(517) 432-3393
Human Ecology Building, Room 102


Gina Brooks PhotoGina Brooks
Academic Advisor - Undergraduate Programs
Interior Design and Landscape Architecture
Human Ecology Building, Room 102A
(517) 432-3397
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