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This page provides links to information about New York School of Interior Design, as required by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008. Please contact the Dean of Students at 212-472-1600, ext. 202 or by email at Khigginbotham@nysid.edu with any questions about this information.

Founded:  1916
Chartered:  1924
Degree granting authority:  1976
Founder:  Mr. Sherrill Whiton


Retention Rate

First-time, degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students returning for Fall 2015 (Fall 2014 cohort): 80%

 

Graduation Rate

First-time, degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students (2009 cohort, 150% completion rate): 

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts: 69%

  • Associate in Applied Science: 49%

  • Basic Interior Design certificate: 37%

 

Job Placement Rate for the 2016-2017 Academic Year

98% of our undergraduate students were employed or pursuing further education within six months of graduation
100% of our graduate students were employed or pursuing further education within six months of graduation

 

Degrees Awarded for the 2014-2015 Academic Year

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts: 63

  • Bachelor of Arts: 0

  • Associate in Applied Science: 29

  • Basic Interior Design certificate: 34

  • MFA: 38

  • MPS: 18

 

Accreditations

National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)
Council of Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)