Degree Plan

B.F.A. Degree in Interior Design

72 hours

This major is for persons wanting a career in residential or commercial interior design or a specialty design area.

An OC graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Interior Design will:

  1. Demonstrate effective problem solving skills as applied to visual communications, artistic expression, and graphic design.
  2. Demonstrate a working understanding of art history: genres, artists, movements, and practitioners.
  3. Articulate an understanding of one’s integration of faith and design/artistic expression.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to communicate clearly and think independently.
  5. Demonstrate a commitment to scholarship and creative expression.
  6. Demonstrate an ability to reproduce a visual impression/representation of form, substance, light, and shadow through figure and perspective drawing.

Student must complete a minimum of 126 hours including the major, core, and minor if required. Elective hours may be needed to reach 126 hours. 

1. 6 hours core

2. 3 hours art history chosen from

3. 54 hours interior design 

4. 3 hours interior design internship 

5. 6 hours business chosen from 

  • Upper Level Business Courses as approved by Advisor