General Information About Design Institute of San Diego
Design Institute of San Diego is a private independent college, founded in 1977, and devoted to a single purpose: professional education in interior design. The faculty, resources, administration, physical facilities, and educational activities of Design Institute are entirely committed to this purpose. The college seeks is to educate students who are prepared for professional interior design practice immediately following graduation. General education courses provide the student with a grounding in the liberal arts traditions, values, and critical thinking, and the interior design major offers a solid foundation of professional study for a career in interior design. The four-year program leads to the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design degree. Since its founding, Design Institute graduates have enriched the profession through their training and their creative talent.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 4-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 77 Percent Admitted 65% Men Admitted 45% Women Admitted 68% Full Time Retention Rate 64%
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $15,700 Room & Board Charge $0 Books & Supplies Cost $1,638
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 470 Native American 0 Asian 24 African American 8 Hispanic 62 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 161 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0