Tampa Interior Design Programs
Although interior design training isn't available at schools in Tampa, one college located roughly a half-hour away from the downtown area does offer an undergraduate degree program in the field. Read about the program's format and focus areas, and explore facts and figures about the institution in the provided table.
- Pinellas Technical College is located in Clearwater, Florida, about 23 miles from central Tampa. It offers an interior design-related program in interior decorating services. Design courses will be included in this program.
Find out more about the featured college by looking over this table. It has details on costs, acceptance rates, student enrollment and more to help you make an informed education decision.
|Pinellas Technical College - Clearwater|
|School Type||<2-year college; public|
|Total Enrollment (2017)||410*|
|Campus Setting||Large suburb|
|Tuition & Fees (2017-2018)||$3,066*|
|% of First-Year Students Receiving Some Form of Financial Aid (2017)||72%*|
|Acceptance Rate (2017)||N/A - Open admissions*|
|Retention Rate (2017)||70%*|
|Graduation Rate (for those who began their studies in 2014-2015)||67%*|
Source: *NCES College Navigator
Pinellas Technical College
This technical school offers two locations, in Clearwater and St. Petersburg. An interior decorating services program is offered at the Clearwater campus.
Interior Decorating Services
This 1,050-hour program will teach students about the history of design, computer software that used in the industry of design and design tools. The interior consultant part of the program entails 200 hours of coursework in areas like project planning, materials and tools that will be used. After the completion of the courses in this program, students will be eligible for professional certification examinations.