Interior Design Program at Orange Coast College

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Interior Design Program

The interior design program at Orange Coast College prepares students for careers in interior design, furniture and textile design, project management, and lighting design. The program focuses on applying artistic principles and techniques to professional planning, designing, equipping, and furnishing residential and commercial interior spaces. Program courses include: computer applications drafting and graphing techniques, principles of interior lighting, color coordination, furniture and furnishings, textiles and finishings, design history, period styles, basic structural design, and building codes and inspection regulations. Get more details below including other California colleges that offer interior design program.

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Students Enrolled in the Interior Design Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Orange Coast College has offered the following program levels for students:

  • Less Than One Year Certificate
  • Less Than Two-Year Award
  • Associate's Degree
  • Less Than Four-Year Award

Students by Academic Level (2015)

 Graduates
Less Than One Year Certificate20
Less Than Two-Year Award3
Associate's Degree16
Less Than Four-Year Award2

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male3
Female38

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Asian11
Hispanic9
White15
Non Resident Alien3
Unknown3

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Interior Design program at Orange Coast College, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in architecture and architectural design, such as architectural environmental design, interior architecture/design, and landscape architecture. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Interior Designers

Description

Plan, design, and furnish interiors of residential, commercial, or industrial buildings. Formulate design which is practical, aesthetic, and conducive to intended purposes, such as raising productivity, selling merchandise, or improving life style. May specialize in a particular field, style, or phase of interior design.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, interior designers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 3.8% from 2014 to 2024

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Interior Design Programs in California

Interior Design programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

The Art Institute of California - Orange County - Campus of Argosy University

Santa Ana, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Fashion or Art School
  • 12 students completed this program

Programs

  • Commercial and Advertising Art (B)
  • Industrial Design (B)
  • Commercial Photography (B)
  • Fashion Design (B)

Interior Designers Institute

Newport Beach, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Fashion or Art School
  • 59 students completed this program

Programs

  • Interior Design (A,B,M)

Fullerton College

Fullerton, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 13 students completed this program

Programs

  • Commercial and Advertising Art (C,A)
  • Fashion Design (C,A)
  • Interior Design (C,A)
  • Graphic Design (C,A)

California State University - Long Beach

Long Beach, CA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 23 students completed this program

Programs

  • Industrial Design (B)
  • Interior Design (B)
  • Design and Applied Arts (B)

Saddleback College

Mission Viejo, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 19 students completed this program

Programs

  • Fashion Design (C,A)
  • Interior Design (C,A)
  • Graphic Design (C,A)

Long Beach City College

Long Beach, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 6 students completed this program

Programs

  • Design and Visual Communications (C,A)
  • Fashion Design (C,A)
  • Interior Design (C,A)

Mt San Antonio College

Walnut, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 12 students completed this program

Programs

  • Commercial and Advertising Art (C,A)
  • Fashion Design (C,A)
  • Interior Design (C,A)
  • Graphic Design (C,A)

The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Fashion or Art School
  • 51 students completed this program

Programs

  • Design and Visual Communications (A,B)
  • Industrial Design (A,B)
  • Fashion Design (A,B)
  • Interior Design (A,B)

The Art Institute of California - Hollywood - Campus of Argosy University

North Hollywood, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Fashion or Art School
  • 18 students completed this program

Programs

  • Commercial and Advertising Art (B)
  • Industrial Design (B)
  • Commercial Photography (B)
  • Fashion Design (B)

Chaffey College

Rancho Cucamonga, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Commercial and Advertising Art (C,A)
  • Fashion Design (C,A)
  • Interior Design (C,A)

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