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Registration by Examination or Reciprocity

Exam

Before your application for registration with the Iowa Board, you must:

 

Education

Work Experience

Method 1

4-year baccalaureate degree from an interior design program or a substantially equivalent program

2 years of acceptable full-time work experience in the performance of interior design services

Method 2

3-year certificate, degree, or diploma from an interior design program

3 years of acceptable full-time work experience in the performance of interior design services

Method 3

2-year certificate, degree, or diploma from an interior design program or substantially equivalent program

4 years of acceptable full-time work experience in the performance of interior design

Items you will need to complete your Iowa application

  • Official transcript from an accredited education provider.
  • NCIDQ exam scores
  • NCIDQ certification number, including the certification and expiration dates
  • Work verification forms from all work experiences

Complete and submit the Iowa application

  • Complete the on-line application, uploading required documents.
  • Submit the application for review.
  • Once you receive notice the application has been approved, log into your account and pay the required fees.  

List of Criminal Offences Directly Relating to the Profession of Interior Design

Reciprocity

Items you will need to complete your Iowa application

  • Official transcript from an accredited education provider.
  • Obtain letter(s) of good standing from state licensing boards in which you hold an active certificate or license. It should confirm passing the NCIDQ exam.
  • Documentation showing a current NCIDQ certificate number, including the certification and expiration dates.
  • Work verification forms from all work experiences

Complete and submit the Iowa application

  • Complete the on-line application, uploading required documents.
  • Submit the application for review.
  • Once you receive notice the application has been approved, log into your account and pay the required fees.  

List of Criminal Offences Directly Relating to the Profession of Interior Design

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