Interior Design

The Interior Design concentration at Wayne State University prepares design professionals committed to improving quality of life, increasing productivity and protecting the health, safety and welfare of the public in interior environments. The curriculum requires a rigorous investigation into artistic conceptualization along with the design of the interior space and its furnishings. Career options include residential and commercial design within the architectural and interior design industries, exhibit and furniture design.

Career opportunities

  • Commercial designer
  • Exhibition designer
  • Interior designer
  • Residential designer
  • Bathroom designer
  • Kitchen designer
  • Furniture designer
  • Lighting specialist


  • 20 Computers with AutoCAD, Revit, Fusion360, SketchUp, Adobe Suite
  • Lighting Studio equipped with working examples of many lighting systems
  • Materials lab
  • Model making work space with basic tools, 3D printing and laser cutting
  • Fully equipped wood working shop

Student work gallery


  • Claas Kuhnen 
    Assistant Professor of Teaching