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What is Front-End Web Development?

By Michelle Ecker on April 30 2020.

If you’re interested in a technology-oriented creative career, you should consider looking into front-end web development roles.  Front-end web developers are the professionals who code websites…
How Much Does It Cost To Learn Graphic Design?

By: Michelle Ecker on April 3 2020.

If you are interested in pursuing a creative career that fits into this generation’s growing reliance on technology, graphic design is a great field worth exploring.
3 Signs You’re Unhappy With Your Career

By: Michelle Ecker on February 27 2020.

Have you been feeling uninspired and unhappy at work lately? Maybe you’re experiencing some general burnout and need to take a break to reset. Or maybe your unhappiness…
How Much Does an AutoCAD Course Cost?

By: Michelle Ecker on February 21 2020.

If you're an interior designer, learning AutoCAD is a great way to advance your career and develop your skill set.  This modern design software will help…

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…