As an interior architecture student at
UW-Stevens Point, you will engage in an exciting, yet extensive,
professional training, designing an array of interior spaces ranging
from residential homes to corporate office to multiuse spaces such as a
senior living facility. In addition, this four-year curriculum is
carefully formulated to teach you design history, design communication
and drawing, socio-cultural aspects of design, technology and
Progress toward your degree is monitored through a professional
sequence portfolio review. The senior portfolio, which is completed just
before graduation, prepares you to present your best work to
prospective employers, faculty, students, family and friends.
The UW-Stevens Point interior architecture program is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).
Explore Career Opportunities in Interior Architecture
90 percent of UW-Stevens Point interior architecture graduates find
successful employment in the design field soon after graduation. You may
work as an interior designer in a design firm specializing in
commercial design, office planning, health care facilities, hotels,
restaurants, retail stores, high-end residential design or historic
preservation. As our interior architecture alumni testimonials show,
regardless of where you eventually end up working, you will find that
your professional skills and training are always in high demand in the
See where our alumni are working!
Get Involved on Campus
You can enhance your education in this major when you join one of our active
- American Society of Interior Designers
- Historic Preservation Student Society
- Illuminating Engineering Society of North America
- International Interior Design Student Association
Gain Experience Outside the Classroom
will have frequent field trips to examine interior design firsthand,
including Chicago, Minneapolis, Milwaukee and Madison. These study tours
allow you to visit design showrooms and art museums, get an up-close
look at design firms, learn about career opportunities and network with
professionals in the field.
with a professional designer allows you to challenge yourself, get
in-depth knowledge of a design specialty and establish professional
connections. In addition to local and state companies, we offer a unique
opportunity to complete an
international internship in London
. You will also have opportunities for expanding your horizons through
study abroad trips
to destinations around the globe.
Meet Your Interior Architecture Professors
Our interior architecture
faculty and staff
professional expertise and teaching experience provide a great resource
for you and they are eager to help you succeed. In addition, they are
also well connected to other professionals in the field—which means you
are connected, too.