All students earning their B.A./B.S. diploma from the OSU College of Business complete business core or design core classes which make up more than half of all degree credits. These are common core classes that start in 100 levels in your first year, and move into 300- and 400-level courses as you advance.

The following learning goals and objectives are in addition to those in the business core learning goals and objectives.

Interior design graduates will be professionally competent to:

  • Identify, define and describe relevant aspects of a design problem (goals, objectives).
  • Solve progressively complex design problems.
  • Apply the design process, including pre-design, schematic design and design development.
  • Explore and iterate multiple ideas.
  • Design original and creative solutions.
  • Express ideas effectively through the use of drawings, design software and presentations.
  • Demonstrate the ability to select and specify furniture, fixtures, equipment and finish materials in interior spaces.