Learn Interior Design Online

Receive a Certificate of Interior Design

Do you enjoy designing and decorating? Are you creative and are looking for fun and exciting online design courses? Learn interior design and decorating online at Interior Designers Institute, a prestigious accredited design college.

Interior Designers Institute offers online and in-person classes that have actual teachers you can engage and interact with as well as other design students. Online classes are live classes with personalized attention and are not just self-taught programs like many other online design schools. After completion of all of the sections of the 12 week course you will receive a Certificate of Interior Design.


12-Week Certificate Course

The Certificate Course explores residential design and home staging and is avocational. Students learn the most current design and techniques from a faculty of successful working professionals. Small class size and personal attention are offered in an industry current facility.

Lecture Topics

  • Beautiful Kitchens
  • The Luxury Bathroom
  • Magic of Color
  • The Natural and Healthy Home
  • Outdoor Spaces
  • The High-Tech Home
  • Home Staging
  • Design Resources
  • Floors That Rock
  • Indoor Plantscaping
  • Principles & Elements of Design
  • Planning The Space
  • Great Windows and Walls
  • The History of the Chair

Studio Workshops

  • Color & Styles
  • Furniture Selections
  • Textile Specifications
  • Drafting & Spaceplanning
  • Developing the Design Concept and Solution

Field Trips - Optional

Field Trips to the Laguna Design Center and Stonemill Design Center to study sources of purchase for furniture, floorcoverings, wallcoverings, and accessories.

Schedule and Tuition

Schedule of Certificate Course

In Person Combined Certificate Course

Lectures & Studio Workshops Sept. 9 through Dec. 9, 2024

Classes meet:

Tues. & Wed. 9 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.

Tues. & Thur. 9 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.

Online Combined Certificate Course

Lectures & Studio Workshops Sept. 9 through Dec. 9, 2024

Classes meet:

Tues. & Thur. 6 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.

Hybrid option available on registration page

Tuition for Certificate Course

Lectures $1,200.00 & Studio Workshops $1,200.00
3 months payments of $800.00

+ $95 Registration Fee NonRefundable.

The tuition does not include the supply kit purchased from the school for $300 and payable with the first payment. Additional miscellaneous supplies to be purchased outside of school are estimated at $250.

For information on the career-oriented programs, such as, the Associate of Arts Degree in Interior Design, Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design & Master of Interior Architecture Program go to idi.edu.

Register Now For September 2024 Classes