What Path is Right For You?


Wherever you’re coming from and whatever your background, we can help you build a successful career in interior design. With seven different programs, more than 100 faculty members, and 200-plus courses to choose from, there are many options to meet your needs.


View the View Book!

Want to know more about the NYSID experience? Take a look at our view book, an overview of life in our community.


High School Grads

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Earn Your Undergraduate Degree

Our BFAAAS, and BID programs are a great fit for high school graduates with creative minds and a passion for interiors. Sound like you? NYSID offers an unrivaled interior design education—and an exciting college experience in New York City.


Career Changers

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A Range of Flexible Study Options

If you’re thinking of going back to school to kick-start a career in interior design, you can put together a course of study that fits your life and puts you on the road to professional success. With both full-time and part-time options, you can dive straight in or start small and invest in your career one step at a time.


Professional Designers

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Advance Your Career

We offer an MFA in Interior Design as well as focused MPS degrees in specialties like lighting and sustainability. Our Institute for Continuing & Professional Studies makes it easy to reinforce your skills and credentials while earning continuing education credits.


Design Enthusiasts

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For Those Exploring Their Options

If you’re interested in just a few classes to explore NYSID, you can find out what interior design education is all about through our Institute for Continuing & Professional Studies. Online classes offer additional flexibility, if you need it. If you decide to continue your education, you can apply up to 12 credits toward a degree!