Welcome to the Department of Interior Design and Merchandising

Welcome to the Department of Interior Design and Merchandising! Our department consists of two distinct disciplines: Interior Design and Merchandising. Within these two disciplines we offer undergraduate degrees and minors in Interior Design and Merchandising. Interior designers must combine technical proficiency with creativity to develop spaces for clients, which are safe, functional, and attractive. Fashion and interior merchandising jobs ranging from producing, product development, promoting and buying and selling fashion items and interior goods. Our graduates, for example, are employed in furniture design firms, architectural firms, small merchants, and large retailers, such as Crate and Barrel, J Crew, and Nordstrom.

Career Opportunities
  • Interior Designer
  • Showroom Manager or Director
  • Freelance Designer
  • Fashion Director
  • Architectural Renderer
  • Visual Merchandise Manager