Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Design & Applied Arts at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus

Find Schools Near

Design & Applied Arts at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus

If you are interested in studying design and applied arts, you may want to check out the program at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus. The following information will help you decide if it is a good fit for you.

BGSU is located in Bowling Green, Ohio and approximately 17,733 students attend the school each year. In the 2018-2019 academic year, 55 students received a bachelor's degree in design from BGSU.

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.

BGSU Design & Applied Arts Degrees Available

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

Online Classes Are Available at BGSU

Online courses are a good option for students who need a more flexible schedule that allows them to pursue an education when and where they want. Whether you're going to school part-time or full-time, you may find distance education the right choice for you.

Are you one of the many who prefer to take online classes? BGSU offers distance education options for design at the following degree levels:

  • Master’s Degree

BGSU Design & Applied Arts Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the design progam at BGSU compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The design major at BGSU 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
Best Design & Applied Arts Master’s Degree Schools 59

In 2019, 17 students received their master’s degree in design from BGSU. This makes it the #27 most popular school for design master’s degree candidates in the country.

Earnings of BGSU Design Graduates

The median salary of design students who receive their bachelor's degree at BGSU is $33,800. This is 9% higher than $30,900, which is the national average for all design bachelor's degree recipients.

undefined

Design Student Demographics at BGSU

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the design majors at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus.

BGSU Design & Applied Arts Bachelor’s Program

80% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 55 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in design from BGSU. About 20% were men and 80% were women.

BGSU Gender Breakdown of Design & Applied Arts Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 76% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in design at BGSU are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Design & Applied Arts Majors at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 6
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 42
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 4

BGSU Design & Applied Arts Master’s Program

47% Women
29% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 17 design majors earned their master's degree from BGSU. Of these graduates, 53% were men and 47% were women. Nationwide, master's degree programs only see 33% men graduate in design each year. BGSU does a better job at serving the male population as it supports 20% more men than average.

BGSU Gender Breakdown of Design & Applied Arts Master's Degree Grads

Of the students who received a design master's degree from BGSU, 59% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Design & Applied Arts Majors at Bowling Green State University - Main Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 3
White 10
International Students 2
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

BGSU 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 OH, the home state for Bowling Green State University - Main Campus.

Occupation Jobs in OH Average Salary in OH
Graphic Designers 7,120 $50,130
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 4,110 $84,160
Interior Designers 2,170 $55,230
Photographers 1,880 $42,370
Art Directors 1,100 $82,630

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.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.