// VIRGINIA TECH INTERIOR DESIGN PROGRAM STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT DATA

Virginia Tech, Bachelor of Science in Interior Design, Student Achievement Data 

Job Placement: 

As of November 1, 2016, 91% of students (29 or 32) graduating in May 2016 are employed or in graduate school (28 employed, 2 graduate school); 1 is not looking due to health reasons, 1 has not responded.

As of November 1, 2015, 100% of students (33) graduating in May 2015 are employed or in graduate school (31 employed, 2 graduate school).

As of November 1, 2014, 100% of the students (27) graduating in May 2014 are employed or in graduate school. (24) are employed and (3) students graduating in May 2014 are attending graduate school. (Response rate 100%).

As of November 1, 2013, 60% of the students (15/25) graduating in May 2013 are employed. (Response rate 60%).

86% of the students (24/28) that graduated in May 2012 were employed by January 1, 2013. (Response rate 86%).

Acceptance into Graduate Programs:

100% of students (2/2) from the May 2016 graduating class who applied to graduate school were accepted (Virginia Tech, one MS, one PhD).

100% of students (2/2) from the May 2015 graduating class who applied to graduate school were accepted (Virginia Tech).

100% of students (3/3) from the May 2014 graduating class who applied to graduate school were accepted (Duke University, University of North Georgia, & Virginia Tech).

No students from the graduating class of May 2013 applied for graduate school. (Response rate 60%--15/25).

100% of students from the May 2012 graduating class who applied to graduate school were accepted (1 student).

Graduation Rates: 

100% of the students from the class of 2016 graduated in 4 or 5 years*.

100% of the students from the class of 2015 graduated in 4 or 5 years*.

80% of the students from the class of 2014 will graduate in 4 years; the remaining 20% in five years*.

*This is due to the acceptance of internal transfer students from within Virginia Tech into the interior design program.

Retention/Attrition: 

99% of the student enrolled during the spring 2016 returned in fall 2016, putting attrition at 1%.

99% of the student enrolled during the spring 2015 returned in fall 2015, putting attrition at 1%.

100% of the students enrolled during the spring 2014 semester returned in fall 2014, putting attrition at 0%.

100% of the students enrolled during the spring 2013 semester returned in fall 2013, putting attrition at 0%.

97% of the students enrolled during the spring 2012 semester returned in fall 2012, putting attrition at 3%.