DesignIntelligence looks at many facets of interior design and interior architecture education by gathering viewpoints from different groups, including professionals who hire interior design graduates; deans, program chairs and department heads in interior design schools; as well as current students and recent graduates. Together, these groups offer a more rounded picture of interior design education.
How Interior Design and Interior Architecture Firms Evaluate Graduates - The interior design firms that answered our survey let us know how well students are prepared for entry into the field. We asked these firms several key questions:
Interior Architecture and Interior Design Deans' Insights - We asked deans, program chairs and department heads of interior design schools who shape interior design education about the significant changes they see in interior design course offerings over the past 3 years. Here are their top 10 areas of change.
Interior Architecture and Interior Design Students' Satisfaction - Students and recent graduates of interior design programs have given us their unique perspective on the skills they learn, the quality of their programs' facilities and technology, and much more. The following survey responses lend us some context into the viewpoint of interior design students: