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College of Architecture, Planning and Design

Interior Architecture & Product Design

Accreditation

First Professional Degree: Master of Interior Architecture & Product Design (M IAPD) 

The Master of Interior Architecture & Product Design is attainable through one of two tracks: attainable through one of two tracks: the five year plus a summer non-baccalaureate track (accredited by CIDA and approved by NASAD), or the three year plus summers post-baccalaureate track (accredited by CIDA and approved by NASAD). Depending upon the regulations in each state, this combination of accredited degree coupled with practical experience in the field prepare students to take the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) exam as well as other professional examinations (for instance, to become LEED certified) and are eligible for certification or licensure in states currently registering interior architects and designers.