Do interior designers need a license in Texas?
First, Texas does not issue a license. Second, Texas has a voluntary “registration” or Title Act. Texas does not regulate your interior design practice.
Can you call yourself an interior designer in Texas?
How are interior designers qualified to practice?
To become a licensed interior designer, you will need to pass the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) exam. This is a state-approved exam that you must qualify for with a combination of education and experience, typically a minimum of a bachelor's degree and two years of on-the-job training.
How long does it take to become an interior designer in Texas?
UTSA's Interior Design degree is a four-year professional degree accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA). Our program prepares students to design spaces that enhance human experiences within the environment.
What is the Texas Board of interior designers?
The Texas Board of Architectural Examiners [TBAE] is the multi-profession regulatory agency that oversees the examination, registration, and professional regulation of architects, registered interior designers, and landscape architects in the state of Texas.