Learn to create beautiful spaces that are functional and protect the environment. TCC’s Career Studies Certificate in Green Design for Interiors encompasses many elements of the home, including lighting, appliances, flooring, upholstery, fixtures, furniture and wallcoverings or paint.
Classes range from architectural drafting for interior design to green design for interiors to lighting and furnishings.
Graduates will be able to assist clients in building today’s homes with the inclusion of more eco-friendly materials, while using techniques that promote green design for interiors. Your work will create homes that are healthier, energy efficient and green.
Day, evening and online classes fit your busy schedule, and TCC’s online interior design program was recognized as among the nation’s best by BestOnlineColleges.org in 2013/
Apply all the credits from this program to TCC's Associate of Applied Science in Interior Design.
Certify your skills
Earn valuable industry credentials! Course work qualifies students to sit for the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Designs) certification for homes.
State-of-the art classrooms with a computer and drafting table at each station
Learn from faculty who have real-world experience and work in the field
This program is currently NOT eligible for federal financial aid. Learn more about paying for TCC
Interior Design students put their creative skills to work preparing furnishings and creative items for the third annual silent auction
Veterans, transitioning military, spouses and dependents
TCC’s Center for Military and Veterans Education provides academic guidance and help in maximizing your GI Bill and other educational benefits
Median annual salary
Jobs related to this field pay a median annual salary of $50,960*
TCC's Career Studies Certificate in Green Design for Interiors consists of 2 semesters of part-time study, with classes held mainly on the Chesapeake Campus.
Estimated Program Cost*:
15 credits x $181.10 per credit = $2,716.50 (not including textbooks and supplies)
*Based on Fall 2017 in-state tuition. Your actual cost may differ.
This program is currently NOT eligible for federal financial aid. Learn more about paying for TCC.
Graduates find work with construction companies and clients looking to build green. You many also continue your studies at TCC and earn your Associate of Applied Science in Interior Design.
* Salary estimate is provided for comparison purposes only and doesn’t constitute a promise of employment or earnings. Salaries were calculated based on related job codes and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data.