Interior Design Degree Bridge Advance your skills and obtain hands-on experience during your co-op work term. Be ready to obtain your degree in just one more year!

General information

Program code
IBRG
Duration
1 Semesters (1 Year)
Credential
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Co-op
Yes
Campuses

Intake information

Start date Campus

Program description

The Interior Design Bridge program consists of one academic semester focusing on advanced Interior Design theory and research skills development, as well as a Co-op placement. The Bridge is designed for graduates of a qualifying 3-Year Interior Design Diploma program. Georgian College’s Interior Design program has an established reputation for excellence. The collaborative learning environment at Georgian provides innovative and professional hands-on learning opportunities that respond to increasing academic and industry standards. Successful completion of the bridge will make it possible for students to apply for entry to the 4th Year of the ARIDO (Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario) recognized Bachelor of Applied Arts - Interior Design Program at Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning.

Effective September 2017, the Interior Design Degree Bridge program (major code IBRG) will be suspended. If you are interested in pursuing interior design, Georgian offers the following programs:

Admission information

Admission requirements

Applicants must meet ALL of the following requirements to be eligible for admission to the Bridge program at Georgian College:

  • Completion of a qualifying Interior Design 3 Year Advanced Diploma with a GPA of 75% in the final year of the Diploma
  • Submission of a successful portfolio indicating the potential for integrating into the 4th year of the Baccalaureate Program
  • One Grade 11 or 12 Mathematics (U or M) with a minimum 60%
  • One English, Grade 12 (ENG4U) with a minimum 65%

Admission details

Applicants must meet ALL of the following requirements to be eligible for admission to the Bridge program at Georgian College:

  • Completion of a qualifying Interior Design 3 Year Advanced Diploma with a GPA of 75% in the final year of the Diploma
  • Submission of a successful portfolio indicating the potential for integrating into the 4th year of the Baccalaureate Program
  • One Grade 11 or 12 Mathematics (U or M) with a minimum 60%
  • One English, Grade 12 (ENG4U) with a minimum 65%

*NOTE: It is important that applicants refer to Sheridan College’s current Academic Calendar to ensure that they will be able to meet all of the entrance requirements if they choose to apply to Sheridan's Bachelor of Applied Art - Interior Design.

Courses

Mandatory Courses

  • INDS1000 Context and Connections in Interior Design
  • INDS1001 Research Methods
  • INDS1002 Statistics

Optional Course

To be selected from College list

Co-op Work Term

  • COOP1034 Interior Design (Bridge) Work Term