Technology Requirements

Students of the Interior Design department will learn and work on a number of programs used in the industry today. To run them effectively, it is recommended that students use computers with the necessary space, capabilities and operating systems.


Recommend a PC (not Mac) with the following:

  • Intel i7 6700 series or higher
  • 16 GB DDR4 21 32 Ram
  • 512 GB SSD (for Operating System and Programs)
  • 1 TB HDD (for data)
  • Nvidia 1070 graphics card OR AMD Radeon 480
  • Wifi capability

Your system will need to run the following programs which may be provided at no charge:

  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • SketchUp
  • AutoCAD
  • Revit
  • Enscape
  • Various Plug Ins for Sketchup and Revit