Interior Design Schools In Georgia

In Georgia, there are 13 accredited schools where interior design classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Georgia's interior design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in interior design includes interior design training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. The Art Institute of Atlanta

    6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row, Atlanta, Georgia 30328-1635

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  2. Bauder College

    384 Northyards Blvd., Suite 190, Atlanta, Georgia 30313

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  3. Brenau University

    500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, Georgia 30501-3668

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  4. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

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  5. Gwinnett Technical College

    5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043-5702

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  6. Lanier Technical College

    2990 Landrum Education Dr, Oakwood, Georgia 30566

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  7. Chattahoochee Technical College

    980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE, Marietta, Georgia 30060-3300

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  8. Savannah College of Art and Design

    342 Bull St, Savannah, Georgia 31402-3146

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  9. Valdosta State University

    1500 N Patterson, Valdosta, Georgia 31698

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  10. Athens Technical College

    800 US Hwy 29 N, Athens, Georgia 30601-1500

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  11. American InterContinental University in Atlanta

    6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, 500 Embassy Row, Atlanta, Georgia 30328

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Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Interior Design Employment

Georgia 1,220
National 40,120

Of all of the interior design professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Interior design professionals In Georgia

2,330 2,200 1,960 1,680 1,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Georgia, the field of interior design is shrinking. In Georgia, 1,110 less interior design professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of interior design has shrunk by 48% in Georgia. This decline is faster than the change in the number of interior design professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of interior design professionals has shrunk by 23% from 2006 to 2010.

Interior Design VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$46,980 $50,700 $51,500 $50,050 $51,200
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Interior Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to interior design professionals are growing in Georgia. Interior design professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $46,980 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $51,200 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Interior design professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$25,390
25th percentile
$35,880
50th percentile
$47,940
75th percentile
$65,370
90th percentile
$82,810

Thus, there was a 8% growth in interior design professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 226% pay differential between the highest paid interior design professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of interior design in Georgia.

Average Salaries for Interior design professionals and related professions in Georgia

Art
$54,884
Design
$52,966
Fashion Design
$62,260
Graphic Design
$48,760
Interior Design
$51,200

Interior design professionals in Georgia earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Interior Design programs available for each degree type for all schools in Georgia

associate
5
bachelor
8
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
5
Total20

As the number of interior design professionals is decreasing in Georgia state, the number of students graduating from the 13 accredited interior design schools in Georgia state is increasing. In Georgia, there were 237 graduates in 2006. And there were 281 graduates from interior design courses in 2010.

This represents a 19% increase in the number of interior design degree or certificate school graduates in Georgia state. 40% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in interior design.

Interior Design Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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