Accreditation Compliance & Planning

The interior design program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Interior Design is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation,, 206 Cesar E. Chavez Ave SW, Suite 350, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503.

The CIDA-accredited program prepares students for entry-level interior design practice, for advanced study, and to apply for membership in professional interior design organizations. The Bachelor of Science in Interior Design granted by Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University meets the educational requirement for eligibility to sit for the National Council for Interior Design Qualification Examination (NCIDQ Exam). For more information about NCIDQ Exam eligibility visit:

The Architecture Program is set up to attain National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) accreditation and will seek it as soon as the program matures enough to be accepted. Similarly, the Graphic Design Program will strive for National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) accreditation.

In addition to the eight PMU core competencies, each of the programs in the College of Architecture and Design will demonstrate that their graduates have achieved program learning outcomes of their respective international accrediting bodies.