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New CIDA Accreditations

Published by Rachael Factor, August 29, 2013.

The Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) awarded accreditation to the following intuitions as of July 2013:

  • The Art Institute of Austin, TX (Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu, HI (Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design)
  • Dunwoody College of Technology, Minneapolis, MN (Bachelor of Science in Interior Design)

In addition, ten programs were awarded re-accreditation. To view the decisions made by CIDA's Accreditation Commission at their July 26-27, 2013 meeting, please visit the CIDA website

As of July 26, there are 180 accredited programs. Click here to view a complete list of CIDA-accredited programs. There is also one candidate program. Click here to view a complete list of programs with candidacy status. 

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