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Interior Design & Fashion Merchandising, B.S.

This program offers two concentrations which lead to a Bachelor of Science degree:

(1) Interior Design, which provides a program of study that covers all areas of commercial and residential design. 

(2) Fashion Merchandising, which equips students to become leaders in the complex and global fashion industry.


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Phi Upsilon Omicron

  • Chapter Advisor: Debbie Shivel,  deborah.shivel@wku.edu
  • Professional Project Advisor, Carrie Cox, carrie.cox@wku.edu
  • Financial Advisor, Karen Mason, karen.mason@wku.edu    
IDFM 410 Internship

(3 hrs) Prerequisites: IDFM 302 or 334 and IDFM 321

Students perform professional functions in an appropriate establishment. (Note: application and copy of undergraduate program must be submitted to coordinator of the internship program once complete semester prior to the semester a student plans to do the internship.  A 2.5 grade point average in professional courses is required for eligibility.) Repeateable to maximun of 6 hours.

IDFM 313 Practicum in Interior Design and Fashion Merchandising

(3 hrs)  Prerequisite: Permission of instructor

Supervised practicum experience.  Students perform professional functions with pre-approved, cooperating business.  Field experience. Transportation at student's expense.

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Scholarships & Financial Aid

  • 270-745-5128
  • ahs@wku.edu

  • Academic Complex
    1906 College Heights Blvd. #11037
    Bowling Green, KY 42101


Accreditations achieved within the Applied Human Sciences Department

Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) - Nutrition & Dietetic Undergraduate and Graduate programs

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) - Early Childhood Education Associate Degree

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) - Interior Design program


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 Last Modified 2/14/24