Do you have to have a college degree to be an interior designer?

The following is written by and according to the U.S. Department of Labor and particular to the education and training required for interior designers.

An associate or bachelor's degree is needed for entry-level positions in interior design. Some States license interior designers.

Education and training. Postsecondary education is necessary for entry-level positions in interior design. Training programs are available from professional design schools or from colleges and universities and usually take 2 to 4 years to complete. Graduates of 2-year or 3-year programs are awarded certificates or associate degrees in interior design and normally qualify as assistants to interior designers upon graduation. Graduates with a bachelor's degree usually qualify for a formal design apprenticeship program.


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The following is written by and according to the U.S. Department of Labor and particular to the education and training required for interior designers.

An associate or bachelor's degree is needed for entry-level positions in interior design. Some States license interior designers.

Education and training. Postsecondary education is necessary for entry-level positions in interior design. Training programs are available from professional design schools or from colleges and universities and usually take 2 to 4 years to complete. Graduates of 2-year or 3-year programs are awarded certificates or associate degrees in interior design and normally qualify as assistants to interior designers upon graduation. Graduates with a bachelor's degree usually qualify for a formal design apprenticeship program.


For the source and more detailed information concerning your request, click on the related links section (U.S. Department of Labor) indicated directly below this answer section.