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Interior Design Bachelor of Fine Arts
In the Interior Design program, you’ll study the design, safety, and usability issues of creating the spaces where we live, work, and play. Coursework focuses on space planning, traffic patterns, and the colors, surfaces and furnishings that make surroundings comfortable and livable. Graduates are prepared to seek entry-level employment such as draftsperson, facilities planner, interior designer/decorator, or space planner.
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Accredited by CIDA
The Interior Design programs at many of our schools are accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA). This assures you that your education will not only serve you during your time in school, but prepare you for future professional growth. You can be confident that the Interior Design programs at The Art Institute of Houston meet the quality standards recognized by the profession.
The Art Institute of Houston s Interior Design program prepares students for careers in the interior design profession, or an interior design-related field. Students employ the design process to solve environmental problems; acquire cultural and artistic literacy; apply specialized knowledge to meet program requirements; and gain an understanding of environmental technology matters. Students design safe, functional and aesthetically pleasing interiors that facilitate and enhance human activity. The Bachelor of Fine Arts curriculum is based on industry and professional standards, and serves as a platform supporting student success in a wide variety of professional and life settings.
Interior designers impact the lives of others by creating spaces in which people live, work, and play. The Art Institute of Houston s Interior Design program is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (formerly known as FIDER). The Council for Interior Design Accreditation is the principal standards-setting body for post-secondary interior design programs in the U.S. The Interior Design program encourages creativity while providing students practical experience in space planning, color, lighting, furniture, and materials. Building on a foundation of drawing, drafting, color, and design, students go on to interior detailing, perspective, life safety and building codes, computer-aided design (CAD), and other skills. Students develop thoughtful, substantive design solutions that are tempered with market reality. Coursework emphasizes current design practice, especially sustainable materials and environmental concerns, cultural diversity, the needs of various economic and age groups, and changing technology.
American Society of Interior Designers
Students are encouraged to join professional organizations, such as the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). Founded in 1975 with the consolidation of the American Institute of Decorators (AID) and the National Society of Interior Designers (NSID), the American Society of Interior Designers is the oldest, largest, and leading professional organization for interior designers. The society’s membership also includes more than 12,000 students of interior design. ASID has Student chapters at colleges, universities, and design schools with two-year and four-year programs throughout the U.S. Visit http://www.freewebs.com/aihasid to learn more about the Houston student chapter.
Licensure, Credentialing and Other Student Outcomes
The Art Institute of Houston collects and publishes important information regarding student achievement, including aggregate data addressing attrition and retention, graduation rates, job placement rates, and acceptance into graduate programs in order to meet Council for Interior Design (CIDA) program eligibility requirements. That information can be found here.
See aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.
Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty and instructors.
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