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Design & Applied Arts at Arizona State University - Tempe

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Design & Applied Arts at Arizona State University - Tempe

If you plan to study design and applied arts, take a look at what Arizona State University - Tempe has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.

ASU - Tempe is located in Tempe, Arizona and approximately 53,286 students attend the school each year. Of the 10,401 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University - Tempe in 2019, 212 of them were design and applied arts majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Design & Applied Arts section at the bottom of this page.

ASU - Tempe Design & Applied Arts Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Design
  • Master’s Degree in Design

ASU - Tempe Design & Applied Arts Rankings

Each year, College Factual ranks design programs across the country. The following shows how ASU - Tempe performed in these rankings.

Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The design major at ASU - Tempe is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Design & Applied Arts. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Design & Applied Arts Master’s Degree Schools 51

In 2019, 32 students received their master’s degree in design from ASU - Tempe. This makes it the #11 most popular school for design master’s degree candidates in the country.

Earnings of ASU - Tempe Design Graduates

The median salary of design students who receive their bachelor's degree at ASU - Tempe is $38,800. This is 26% higher than $30,900, which is the national average for all design bachelor's degree recipients.

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Design Student Demographics at ASU - Tempe

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the design majors at Arizona State University - Tempe.

ASU - Tempe Design & Applied Arts Bachelor’s Program

70% Women
35% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
The design program at ASU - Tempe awarded 212 bachelor's degrees in 2018-2019. About 30% of these degrees went to men with the other 70% going to women.

ASU - Tempe Gender Breakdown of Design & Applied Arts Bachelor's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Arizona State University - Tempe with a bachelor's in design.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Design & Applied Arts Majors at Arizona State University - Tempe
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 15
Black or African American 9
Hispanic or Latino 37
White 102
International Students 35
Other Races/Ethnicities 14

ASU - Tempe Design & Applied Arts Master’s Program

62% Women
19% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 32 students who earned a master's degree in Design & Applied Arts from ASU - Tempe in 2018-2019, 38% were men and 62% were women. Nationwide, master's degree programs only see 33% men graduate in design each year. ASU - Tempe does a better job at serving the male population as it supports 4% more men than average.

ASU - Tempe Gender Breakdown of Design & Applied Arts Master's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Arizona State University - Tempe with a master's in design.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Design & Applied Arts Majors at Arizona State University - Tempe
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 3
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 9
International Students 16
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

ASU - Tempe also has a doctoral program available in design. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Design Grads May Go Into

A degree in design can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for AZ, the home state for Arizona State University - Tempe.

Occupation Jobs in AZ Average Salary in AZ
Graphic Designers 3,120 $54,030
Professors 1,820 $68,880
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,770 $83,730
Photographers 1,020 $33,500

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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