Interior Design History (Minor)

The minor in interior design history is available to students interested in design and culture. The courses designated for the minor are part of the professional studies in interior design environments and serve to inform students about the evolution of interiors, furnishings and decorative arts from ancient Egypt to the present. The coursework introduces theories informing the profession of interior design while also examining cultures from around the globe, as they influence human needs and behaviors in the living and working environment.

Degree offered

Interior Design History (Minor)
Design & the Arts, Herberger Institute for


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Professional Organizations

Professional organizations serve as the public face for their respective professions, providing information to the general public about disciplinary practice and its role in improving the well-being of communities, promoting design excellence through the recognition of notable professional achievements, supporting the exchange of ideas and information about best practices between professional members through the development of conferences and through the support of opportunities for continuing education.

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There are no internship requirements for a minor in interior design history.


There are no milestone requirements for a minor in interior design history.