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Careers & Beyond

Student Achievement Data

Job Placement

  • 100% of the students that graduated in May 2013 were employed by August 2013. 
  • 66.6% of the students that graduated in May 2014 were employed by July 2014 (33.3% were accepted to graduate school). 

Acceptance into Graduate Programs

  • 100% of students from the May 2014 graduating class who applied to graduate school were accepted. 

Graduation Rates

  • 75% of the students from the class of 2013 graduated in 4 years.
  • 75% of the students from the class of 2014 graduated in 3 years (entire class was composed of transfer students). 25% is slated to graduate in December 2014. 

Retention/Attrition

  • 93% retention rate from spring 2013 to fall 2013, putting attrition at 7%.

Graduate Schools/Programs Attended by Recent Graduates

  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • University of North Carolina
  • University of Colorado

Employers/Careers of Recent Graduates

  • California. WetSeal, Los Angeles
  • Colorado. Gray Wolfe Architecture, Denver; Box Studios, Denver
  • Florida. Interior Contract Services, Orlando; Joseph Farcus, Miami Beach; Ethan Allen, FL
  • Georgia. Leo A. Daly, Atlanta, Grange Furniture, Atlanta, Warner, Summers, Ditzel, Benefield, Ward, & Ass., Atlanta
  • Kansas. DRC Design Resource Center, Manhattan
  • Kentucky. Working Environments, New Port
  • Illinois. Aria Group Architects, Chicago; Aumiller Youngquist, Chicago; Skyline Design, Chicago
  • Maryland. Becker Morgan Group, Inc. Baltimore; Design Group, Columbia; RD Jones & Associates, Baltimore; Design Collective, Inc., Baltimore; Total Office Interiors, Gaithersburg
  • Missouri. Holleran Diutsman Architects
  • New Jersey. Cendant, Parsippany
  • North Carolina. Calloway Johnson Moore & West, Winston-Salem; CBI-Carolina Business Interiors, Charlotte; Alfred Williams & Co., Raleigh
  • New York. Gray Consulting, Binghampton; O-Neil, Langon Architects, NYC; Maurice Villeney, NYC
  • Ohio. Bellini, Cincinnati; Designed Solutions, Columbus; Designs, Marietta; Great Lakes Business Interiors, Willoughby; Evergreen Architects, Centerville; Office Center, Cincinnati; Michael Schuster Assoicates, Cincinnati; Shremshock Architects, Columbus; WD Partners, Columbus
  • Pennsylvania. Masland Contract
  • South Carolina. CBI-Carolina Business Interiors, Charleston
  • Tennessee. State of Tennessee Facilities Planning, Nashville
  • Texas. Newberry Road Cap Architects, Abilene
  • Virginia. Chasens Business Interiors, Norfolk; Canon Design, Arlington; Creative Office Interiors, Arlington; Creative Office Environments, Richmond; Office Environments International, Arlington; Eighth Day Design, Arlington
  • Washington, DC. Group Goetz Architects, Washington
  • West Virginia. Associate Architects, Capitol Business Interiors, Contemporary Galleries, Creative Kitchens, Custom Office Furniture, McKinley & Associates, Pray Construction, Silling & Associates Architects, Smith Floor Covering, (Charleston)

    Chapman Technical Group, St. Albans; Design Concepts by T. Jane Hodges, Hurricane; Interior Concepts, Beckley; Lisa Campbell Interiors & Old White Interiors, White Sulphur Springs; Rhododendron Furniture & Design, Parkersburg; Woody’s Kitchens, Barboursville

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