Berkeley College’s Interior Design Certificate Program focuses on the fundamental skills and knowledge needed in the interior design and architectural fields. These include drafting techniques, sketching, color, Computer-Aided Design (CAD), materials, textiles, and finishes.

The Interior Design Certificate Program is offered at our Paramus and Woodland Park campuses, and Online.

The Interior Design Certificate Program can be completed in two semesters taking two 15-week courses (six credits) each semester.

Students may register now for the Interior Design Certificate programs that begin in the Fall or Winter Semesters.

The 12 credits earned in the Interior Design Certificate Program will count toward the A.A.S. and B.F.A. programs after students apply and are accepted into either one of the degree programs.

Semester 1

  • INT1100 Architectural Visualization (3 Credits)
  • INT1110 Sketching and Color Composition (3 Credits)

Semester 2

  • INT1150 CAD I (3 Credits)
  • INT2230 Materials, Textiles, and Finishes (3 Credits) 

Cost of Required Equipment

For onsite:

Supplies Cost
Drafting Package $80
Color pencils/markers $40

For online: 

Supplies Cost
Drafting Package $80
T-Square $25
Color pencils/markers $40


Software Cost
AutoCAD Student Version Free from Autodesk
for one year and then renewable for up to 3 years.            
Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint Free for Students
Acrobat Reader Free download
SketchUp Pro $ 55.00 / yearly
Adobe Photoshop $ 19.99 / month (only needed for 1 month)
student can purchase /month as needed in their final presentations.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Students in the Continuing Education programs and courses are not eligible for Berkeley College grants, scholarships, financial aid, VA benefits, or career assistance.

Additional Details

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Four Courses (12 credits)
Certificate Price
Deadline to Start Last Course
Never expires
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