Program Fact Sheet

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Associate Degree Program

What is Interiors?
The Interiors Degree prepares students to begin successful careers in the field of interior design. The program includes courses in interiors and college-level general education courses. Students receive comprehensive training in preparation for a variety of employment situations.

Prerequisite Courses
College level proficiency in English, Reading, and Math

Degrees and Certificates
  • Interiors, AAS
  • Interior Design & Color
  • Interiors Technology

Length of Program
  • Degree/Diploma: 5 semesters minimum
  • 68 Semester Hours

Semester Program Begins
Every Semester

Application Process

Applicants to the Interiors Program must meet all Admissions requirements; complete an application and pay the application fee. Apply to Gwinnett Technical College at and submit all transcripts from high school and previous college work, and take the ACCUPLACER test if required.

Program Deadlines
You may enter in the Fall, Spring, or Summer Terms.



(This data was compiled from the American Society for Interior Design)


2016 Median Pay $49,810
Entry level Education Associate's Degree
Number of jobs, 2016 58,900
Job Growth, 2010-2020 4%

The ASID State of the Industry shows that Interior Design has fully recovered to pre-recession levels. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the U.S. Census reflect an 11.9% growth in the number of Interior Designers, 6% growth in Design firms and 8 to 9% growth in the construction industry. Interior Design is a strong growing sector. It is complex, changing, and accelerating as the building environment grows and changes.