Practitioner Members

Individuals who practice in the field of interior design or architecture and that meet the qualifications set out in the Policies may apply for membership in one of the below categories. Individuals qualify for membership based on a criteria of education, experience, and examination. ASID requires practitioner members to complete 1.0/10 credit hours of continuing education every two years to maintain their membership.

  • Professional Member. To qualify for Professional membership, the applicant must provide proof of successfully passing the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) exam. Any member of a provincial association in Canada who is a member of IDC and any professional member of CODDI (Puerto Rico) is transferable to ASID upon proof of said membership.
  • Allied Member. To qualify for Allied membership, the applicant must provide proof of completing 40 semester hours or 60 quarter hours of interior design education from an accredited institution.
  • Associate Member. To qualify for Associate membership, the applicant must provide documentation of a minimum of six (6) years of full-time interior design practice, and proof of completion of, at minimum, a college-level associate’s degree in any major demonstrated by official transcript.
  • Architect Member. To qualify for Architect membership, the applicant must provide proof of completing 40 semester hours or 60 quarter hours of education from an accredited institution, and proof of successfully passing the Architect Registration Examination (ARE).

 

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*You must submit qualifying documentation with your application.

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CATEGORY

 

ANNUAL DUES

 

INSTALLMENTS

ONE TIME APPLICATION FEE

QUALIFYING DOCUMENTATION

 

Professional

 

$485.00

 

$43.00/month

$100.00

NCIDQ Number  

Allied

 

$485.00

 

$43.00/month

$100.00

Unofficial Transcript  

Associate

 

$485.00

 

$43.00/month

$100.00

Official Transcript
Work Experience Forms
 

Architect

 

$485.00

 

$43.00/month

$100.00

NCARB Number