Interior Design Schools In Minnesota

Interior Design classes faculty can choose to work at one of 8 accredited interior design schools in Minnesota. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of interior design and interior design training in Minnesota, which includes interior design training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. Alexandria Technical & Community College

    1601 Jefferson Streeet, Alexandria, Minnesota 56308

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  2. Dakota County Technical College

    1300 145th Street East, Rosemount, Minnesota 55068-2999

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  3. The Art Institutes International Minnesota

    15 S 9th Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

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  4. Minnesota State University-Mankato

    South Rd and Ellis Ave, Mankato, Minnesota 56001

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  5. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

    100 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0213

    68 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Brown College

    1440 Northland Dr, Mendota Heights, Minnesota 55120-1004

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  7. Dunwoody College of Technology

    818 Dunwoody Blvd, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403-1192

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  8. Century Community and Technical College

    3300 Century Ave N, White Bear Lake, Minnesota 55110

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Minnesota Vs. National Interior Design Employment

Minnesota 1,090
National 40,120

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

Employment Growth for Interior design professionals In Minnesota

1,230 1,100 1,200 1,070 1,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Minnesota, the field of interior design is shrinking. There were 140 less interior design professionals working in Minnesota in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 11% decline in the field. This decline is slower 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 Minnesota

$47,530 $49,730 $46,180 $47,180 $49,610
$45,649 $48,094 $49,813 $50,330 $51,158
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Interior Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of interior design professionals is declining, the salaries paid to interior design professionals are increasing in Minnesota. Interior design professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $47,530 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $49,610 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Interior design professionals in Minnesota

10th percentile
$28,670
25th percentile
$36,320
50th percentile
$46,360
75th percentile
$62,860
90th percentile
$77,330

This represents a growth in salaries of 4%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of interior design, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid interior design professionals earning 170% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Minnesota state.

Average Salaries for Interior design professionals and related professions in Minnesota

Art
$48,404
Design
$50,424
Fashion Design
$57,460
Graphic Design
$45,640
Interior Design
$49,610

Interior design professionals in Minnesota earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
5
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total13

The number of students graduating from the 8 accredited interior design schools in Minnesota is decreasing. In 2006 there were 210 interior design graduates from interior design courses in Minnesota and in 2010 there were 169 graduates.

This represents a 20% decrease in the number of interior design degree or certificate school graduates in Minnesota state. Most of these graduates, or 38%, earned an associate's degree in interior design.

Interior Design Faculty Salaries in Minnesota

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