HERITAGE SCHOOL OF INTERIOR DESIGN
Heritage provides a unique alternative to a traditional Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design. The vision of Heritage School of Interior Design is to empower the creativity of aspiring designers and creative professionals with a quality, hands-on education to achieve personal growth and professional success. Our courses provide accelerated, application based instruction, which can prepare you for a variety of roles in the design industry. The instruction is personalized to ensure a learning environment in which your professional goals can be met.
PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL GROWTH
Heritage students have a natural talent for design but need an education to translate their passion into exceptional design work. The Masters Program provides students with a thorough and well-rounded education from the Fundamentals of Interior Design to Business Fundamentals & Entrepreneurship. Emphasis is placed on hands-on learning, which allows students to build a professional portfolio of design work throughout their time at Heritage. Students develop and enhance their public speaking skills to gain the confidence that is necessary in the industry.
PASSION & DIVERSITY
Heritage School of Interior Design is located in the heart of creativity, which attracts passionate people with unique backgrounds across the city, nationally, and internationally. At Heritage we embrace diversity with our culture of inclusion. We welcome all students regardless of their race, ethnicity, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, nationality, socio-economic status, or disabilities. Our diverse culture is vital for sparking innovative ideas and advancing knowledge.
COLLABORATION & SUPPORT
Heritage provides ongoing support to alumni through our online platform, which our graduates can refer to for resources, job opportunities, and networking. Faculty is available for career coaching and guidance as needed. We foster a non-competitive collaborative environment where everyone’s thoughts, creativity and designs are valued. We have a spirit of mutual respect and proactive thoughtfulness in all interactions.
ENTREPRENUERSHIP & CREATIVITY
Our graduates are creative design professionals. We take an ideas-driven critical thinking approach to our entrepreneurship course to explore other creative businesses such as studio practices, design firms or launching startups. Every student that completes the Masters Program is empowered with a variety of skills including a strategic business plan.
We actively integrate more sustainable practices into our course curriculum with an emphasis on educating our students and faculty on sustainable materials for interior design.
OUR CORE VALUES
Empower the success of others
Pursue growth and learning
Be creative and open-minded
Be passionate and determined
Have the courage to change course
Be humble and collaborative