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How to Get Certified in AutoCAD

By Michelle Ecker on September 17 2020.

  If you want to pursue your AutoCAD certification, there are some simple steps you can take in order to prepare yourself and get started.   Why…
4 Benefits of Online Learning

By: Nicole Krempasky on September 10 2020.

In an increasingly technological world, online learning is becoming more popular- especially due to the pandemic. But if you don’t know much about it, the idea of online…
Do Interior Designers Need to Be Certified?

By: Michelle Ecker on September 8 2020.

If you want to pursue an interior design career, you should research what education, training or certifications you are required to receive before technically calling yourself a 
Why Should Interior Designers Learn AutoCAD?

By: NYIAD Mentor on August 17 2020.

With the field of interior design projected to grow by about four percent over the next decade, the market for these jobs is…

Student Success Stories

Student Success: Megan Davis

Student Success: Megan Davis

By Michelle Ecker on January 14 2019.

When she was younger, Megan Davis sketched fashion designs and wedding dress concepts in her spare time. Always passionate about the creative arts, she knew from a young…
Student Success - Lauren Liess

Student Success - Lauren Liess

By NYIAD Mentor on October 5 2018.

Sometimes it takes a while before you realize that the things you love to do most are the same ones that can…
Student Success: Sandra Mijan

Student Success: Sandra Mijan

By Michelle Ecker on March 22 2018.

Ever since she was young, Sandra Mijan has been drawn to interior design. She has memories of being…