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Interior Design, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Elizabeth, NJ, United States
At the Interior Design program from Kean University, you will create designs that adhere to code and regulatory requirements and conform to the principles of environmental sustainability. Our interior design process includes research, analysis, and integration of knowledge to reflect a client’s taste and sensibility while fulfilling project goals.
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The Interior Design program from Kean University concludes with capstone courses in which students set goals and create professional portfolios enabling them to competently and confidently enter the job market.

What You Learn

You gain creative, technical and business skills to design interior environments for a variety of clients in a broad spectrum of settings.

  • Explore the principles of interior design and theories of human behavior
  • Research and analyze a client's goals and create documents, drawings, diagrams and other materials to meet client requirements
  • Formulate space plans using two and three dimensional design concept studies
  • Integrate all elements of design, including safety, functionality and aesthetics
  • Incorporate all public health and welfare requirements in design, including code, accessibility, environmental and sustainability guidelines
  • Choose colors, materials and finishes for the design concept that reflect socio-psychological, functional, maintenance, lifecycle performance, environmental and safety requirements
  • Prepare construction plans and specifications
  • Collaborate with other design professionals
  • Build a professional network and gain practical experience through internships
  • Create a professional portfolio to launch your career

The Kean interior design program follows a systematic and coordinated methodology, including research, analysis and integration of knowledge into the creative process.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interior Design
  • Drafting for Interior
  • Interior Design Studio 
  • Architectural Drawing & Rendering
  • Materials & Finish
  • Photoshop

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

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    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Prospective students will need to submit an official high school transcript upon graduation to enroll at Kean. 
  • All applicants are required to submit an official high school transcript to be considered for admission. The transcript must indicate 16 college preparatory courses including (4) English, (3) Mathematics, (2) History, (2) Lab Sciences, (2) years of the same foreign language and (3) approved electives in social studies, science or mathematics. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19621 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19621 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19621 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19621 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12445 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12445 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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