Interior Design Technology

Add design to your career

Do you have a creative mind with the ability to look at a space and visualize its potential? If so, the Interior Design program may be right for you. Our versatile, two-year diploma can be the starting point to a rewarding career revitalizing the spaces people use every day. We’ll help you let your imagination loose while giving you a practical understanding of design concepts and the latest industry-standard software. With our hands-on projects and training, you’ll be equipped to work your magic on a variety of spaces, from homes and offices to restaurants and businesses. You’ll be a working professional before you know it.

Interior Design is right for you if you:

  • possess creative ability and imagination
  • can visualize spatial relationships in three dimensions
  • have good oral, written and graphic communication skills
  • enjoy attending to details
  • can work on several projects in different stages of development at the same time
  • can deal with the pressure of deadlines
  • can work well with people from a wide variety of backgrounds.

Visualize your dreams

A career in interior design isn’t just about redecorating – it’s also about energizing an environment to maximize its potential and the potential of its occupants. You’ll develop solutions to real-life design problems through projects based around space planning, construction and more. You’ll also sharpen your skills with a practicum, gaining invaluable experience in this exciting field.

Interior Design Technology: At-a-Glance
2 Years
Diploma in Interior Design Technology
University of Calgary

There is a required practicum component to this program. The College dictates the legal terms and conditions governing the practicum experience.


Our practical, hands-on program is structured around the professional standards of the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA).

This is a Mobile Learning Program that requires students to purchase a mobile device from Lethbridge College complete with program specific software. Go to for additional information.

Interior Design Technology - Cost Estimate
2017-18 Academic YearTuitionFeesBooks & Supplies
Year 1$2,595$996$3,478
Year 2$2,855$1,013$1,691
• Students in this program are required to purchase a mobile learning device from the college. Check your admissions letter for more details or contact your program. These costs are not covered by government student loans, and are subject to change.
• Interior Design Drafting Kit deposit is $100.
• Students will be charged a medical/dental benefit fee unless they opt out by demonstrating alternative coverage prior to the end of the first week of class.
• International students are charged three times the tuition fee of their particular program and the same (other) fees as domestic students.
• Costs for supplies may vary considerably depending on what students already have or where they purchased their supplies; cost provided is on the moderately high end.
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Program Office:
• 403.320.3267
Office of the Chair:
• 403.320.3202 Extension 5362
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