Family and Consumer Sciences

Curriculum

Our curriculum is based on the most recent CIDA Professional Standards and includes three semester of graphic communication and six semesters of design studios. Students will take 67 hours of interior design courses, 9 hours of approved electives and usually sign up for mandatory internship during summer of junior year.

All interior design students are required to participate in Portfolio Review during the second semester of the second year to be admitted to the 300-level courses and higher. A grade of C or better is required in all required courses with the exception of AHS 100 and FCS core courses. Students with grade of C- or lower need to retake the course. Students may not progress through the program until they satisfy the requirements.

Program at a Glance (PDF) 
Interior Design Course Sequences 
Directed Electives 
Minor in Interior Design
Interior Design (Minor) Application (PDF)

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Applied Technology Building, Room 150
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-5931
Fax: 765-285-2314
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