Interior Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts

Available in Gainesville and North Atlanta

The Bachelor of Fine Arts is a high-quality degree program that gives our graduates an edge in the working world and as they build their careers in design. This degree program is recognized by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation.

Students who complete this degree will:

  • Possess a global perspective, allowing them to weigh design decisions within the parameters of ecological, socio-economic and cultural contexts.
  • Use critical thinking and design to creatively solve problems within the interior environment.
  • Produce design drawings using a variety of media, techniques, and technology.
  • Be able to select and specify furniture, fixtures, equipment and finish materials in interior spaces.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of building systems and interior construction methods and materials, as well as professional ethics and best business practices.
  • Develop knowledge of the history of interiors, architecture, and art.

Career opportunities for graduates include:

  • Exciting careers in commercial design, healthcare design, hospitality design, residential design and more.
  • Robust careers in other design fields, including set design, facilities management, space planning and more.

What makes the BFA in Interior Design program different?

  • The BFA program offers a flexible schedule, including day, evening and weekend formats. Whether students have family obligations or full-time jobs, the student-centered environment at Brenau helps anyone complete their degree.
  • Our studios are small, ensuring ideal student-faculty dynamics in the classroom, and are all taught by NCIDQ professionals, or those qualified by the National Council for Interior Design Qualification.
  • The program is offered in the Undergraduate College and Women’s College on the main Gainesville campus or in an evening and weekend format in North Atlanta. Some courses may require travel to Atlanta or other campus locations.
General inquiries: info@brenau.edu, +1-770-534-6299 or +1-800-252-5119 | Admissions: admissions@brenau.edu, +1-770-534-6100 or +1-800-252-5119 ext. 6100