Transfer Credit (M.A.)

The Interior Design department and Office of Graduate Admissions are committed to making your transfer to Marymount as smooth as possible. 

The following articulation agreements are for students transferring Interior Design Leveling coursework towards the First Professional Degree. The Interior Design department will consider transfer credit from Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA), Montgomery College (MC), and other accredited institutions of higher education based on Transfer Policies in the current Graduate Catalog.

Graduate Articulation Agreements / Portfolio Requirements

MU Course / Title NOVA Course MC Course Transfer Requirements
Freehand Drafting
IDS 105
Architectural Drafting for ID
IDES 110
Technical Drawing and Drafting
Portfolio and grade of B or higher
Sketching and Rendering for Ideas
IDS 106
3D Drawing & Rendering
IDES 116
Adv Presentation Techniques
Portfolio and grade of B or higher
Presentation Drawings
IDS 245 CAD for ID
or IDS 246 Adv CAD for ID
ARCH 183
CAD: Arch Applications
Portfolio and grade of B or higher
Textiles and Finish Materials
IDS 205
Materials & Sources
IDES 234
Grade of B or higher
Color Theory
ART 132
Fund of Design II
IDES 107 Interiors: Design Principles Grade of B or higher
Intro to Art History II
ART 102
History and Appreciation of Art II
ARTT 201
Art History: 1400 to Present
Grade of B or higher


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Interior Design (M.A.)

Interior Design (M.A.)