Certificate of Completion in Interior Merchandising

Certificate Information

Academic Plan

CCL Interior Merchandising

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Program Detail



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Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program. ++ indicates any suffixed courses.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in the Interior Merchandising program is intended to provide students with the knowledge and creative skills important to home furnishings, colorizing, visual merchandising, and home-staging industries. Students will study design principles and elements, color theory, drafting, furniture layout, historical and modern architecture and furniture, fabrics, and other factors utilized in interior merchandising. Elective coursework allows the students to take specific courses preparing them for a particular segment of the industry they are most interested in pursuing.

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester: EM, MC, PC

Admission Criteria


Program Prerequisites


Required Courses Credits: 24

INT105Introduction to Interior Design3
INT115Historical Architecture and Furniture3
INT120Modern Architecture and Furniture3
INT145Drawing and Rendering3
INT150Color and Design3
INT160Fabrics for Interiors3
INT170Interior Materials3
INT215Professional Practices3

Restricted Electives

Choose one course from the following for a total of 3 credits
INT100Interior Design Drafting3
INT200Digital Rendering for Design3
MGT251Human Relations in Business3
MGT253Owning and Operating a Small Business3

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Major: 5429
First Term: 2019 Spring
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 27
CIPS code: 50.0408
SOC codes: 27-1026.00
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: Shared by: EM, MC, PC - EM, MC, PC
Occupational Area: Art, A/V Technology, and Communication
Instructional Council: Interior Design (37)
GPA: 2.00