Program Goals | Interior Design | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Applied Sciences and Arts

Program Goals

The guiding goals for students, faculty and program administrators of the Interior Design program at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale are:

  1. Comprehensive, interdisciplinary education rooted in architectural studies

  2. Curriculum and educational culture focused on human centered design

  3. Excellence in critical thinking and problem solving

  4. Understanding of the interior design industry and its business practices

  5. Development of strong visual, written and verbal communication skills

  6. Confidence in the clear articulation of ideas and insights