Student Advancement and Achievement | College of Architecture & Environmental Design | Kent State University

Student Advancement and Achievement



All data from Kent State University is based on first time, full-time freshman. This data does not reflect transfers or change of majors.

Persistance Rate

Of the entering 2014-15 first time, full-time, and freshmen declaring interior design, there is a 92.86% retention rate.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rates at Kent State University are based on a 6-year graduation rate of entering first year freshmen. The most current data is from 2010, listing the graduation rate as 68.18%.

Job Placement

Of the 2016 cohort graduates, 100% were employed by December 2016. The following are typical samples of the firms and companies that currently employ Kent State University Interior Design graduates.

  • Ware Malcomb Phoenix
  • Vocon Cleveland, New York
  • Gensler Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles
  • NBBJ Columbus
  • Gould-Evans Phoenix
  • Sam Edelman New York
  • Perkins+Will Dallas
  • URS Cleveland
  • Joann Fabrics Corp Hudson
  • First Energy Akron
  • GPD Akron
  • KA Architects Cleveland
  • Progressive Insurance Cleveland
  • Perkins-Eastman Pittsburgh
  • NEXT Architects Pittsburgh
  • Constant Aviation Cleveland
  • American Interiors Cleveland
  • DS Architecture Kent
  • Forms & Surfaces Pittsburgh
  • 3-Form Cleveland
  • Process Cleveland
  • k2m Designs Cleveland, Charlotte
  • EAB Cleveland

Acceptance Into Graduate Programs

Acceptance into graduate programs nationwide and worldwide has been 100%. The following list are the institutions where interior design students have pursued advanced degrees in a vast array of disciplines, including business, architecture, construction management, branding, communications, preservation, construction management, et cetera...

  • Kent State University
  • Ball State University
  • University of Oregon
  • The Ohio State University
  • University of London
  • Arizona State University
  • Michigan State University
  • University of Denver
  • Duquesne University
  • Slippery Rock University
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Cornell