Design and Applied Arts

Do you have an eye for the aesthetic? Do you envision beautiful and functional spaces that others can't imagine? Do you see people walking by and want to change their hemlines or the cut of their jackets? If you're bored by the everyday objects around you and want to earn money making the world a more interesting place, then you're exactly the kind of creative student that Design and Applied Arts programs were made for. Whether your interest is industrial design, graphic design, web design, video game design, fashion or costume design, interior design, architectural design or decorative art, there is a university Bachelor of Design (BDes) degree, community college, career college or Christian college diploma or certificate program to get you on your way to a transformative career.

Design and Applied Arts
Defined: 3- and 4-year bachelor's degree programs, 2-year associate's degree programs, and diploma and certificate programs of varying lengths and comprehensiveness in design and applied arts.

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