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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.  

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.  

 

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