Careers in interior design

Become an interior designer. Become a design journalist. Become a hospitality designer. Interior designers identify, research and creatively solve problems pertaining to the function, safety and quality of interior environments. They consider purpose, beauty and style, shaping the spaces that matter most.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • Hospitality designer
  • Retail designer
  • Design journalist

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • Ainsworth Noah
  • Amanda Nisbet Design
  • American Institute of Architects

Chuck Chewning, creative director, Donghia, Inc.

Many programs at SCAD complement each other, giving you the option to explore multiple majors and diversify your skills. Learn how Chuck Chewning (B.F.A., historic preservation and interior design, 1986) used his two degrees to achieve international success.

SCAD will see you to success

We make it a point to support our students both within the classroom and beyond. As part of that effort, the office of career and alumni success at SCAD offers students and graduates an array of career-building services, including:

  • Résumé development
  • Portfolio building
  • Mock interviews
  • Self-promotion
  • Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities

With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will stay with you to help you kickstart your creative career.

Take the next step

Put your creative career in motion and explore SCAD's interior design degree programs. Degrees are available in Atlanta, Hong Kong, Savannah and online via eLearning.

  - Atlanta    - Hong Kong    - Savannah    - eLearning