This certificate features skill development, theoretical understanding, and linkage to research approaches, assessment of instruments, exposure to professionals engaged in evidence-based projects, and use of the tools and concepts learned in each course applied to evidence-based research projects in the community. Professionals in design, healthcare, education, engineering, construction, and product manufacturing are the target audience of this sequential cohort-based certificate.

Effective Spring 2016

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

DM 501Research and Theory-Design and Merchandising3
DM 551Research Methods3
INTD 578Trends/Issues in Interior Design3
Total Credits9

*This certificate may have courses in common with other graduate certificates. A student may earn more than one certificate, but a given course may be counted only in one certificate.