(Advanced Technical Certificate)
El Centro only
- Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: ATC.INTER.DES.05
Admission to the Advanced Technical Certificate Program is by completion of the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Interior Design and by portfolio examination. The full-time faculty will review all portfolios.
Please refer to the TBAE memo to clarify El Centro's Interior Design Program's status for licensing eligibility located on the Interior Design Program website.
|INDS 2330||Interior Design Building Systems||3|
|INDS 2331||Commercial Design II||3|
|INDS 1391||Special Topics in Interior Design||3|
|INDS 2325||Professional Practices for Interior Designers||3|
|INDS 1491||Special Topics in Interior Design||4|
|INDS 2280||Cooperative Education - Interior Design||2|
|INDS 2305||Interior Design Graphics||3|
|Minimum Hours Required||27|
+Electives - must be selected from the following in order to meet the requirements for the Advanced Technical Certificate:
|ANTH 2351||Cultural Anthropology||3|
|ECON 2301||Principles of Macroeconomics||3|
|ENGL 2307||Creative Writing I||3|
|GOVT 2305||Federal Government||3|
|GOVT 2306||Texas Government||3|
|HIST 1301||United States History I||3|
|HIST 1302||United States History II||3|
|PHIL 1301||Introduction to Philosophy||3|
|PHIL 2306||Introduction to Ethics||3|
|PSYC 2301||General Psychology||3|
|SOCI 1301||Introduction to Sociology||3|
|SOCI 1306||Social Problems||3|
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all INDS courses in the ATC Program in order to receive the Advanced Technical Certificate.
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.