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Design & Applied Arts at University of Utah

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

U of U is located in Salt Lake City, Utah and approximately 32,852 students attend the school each year. Of the 5,236 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from University of Utah in 2019, 15 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.

U of U Design & Applied Arts Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Design

U of U Design & Applied Arts Rankings

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

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 U of U 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 Schools 1,034

Design Student Demographics at U of U

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

U of U Design & Applied Arts Bachelor’s Program

27% Women
7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 15 students who graduated with a bachelor’s in design from U of U in 2019, 73% were men and 27% were women. The typical design bachelor's degree program is made up of only 33% men. So male students are more repesented at U of U since its program graduates 40% more men than average.

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

About 93% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in design at U of U 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 University of Utah with a bachelor's in design.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Design & Applied Arts Majors at University of Utah
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 14
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

U of U 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 UT, the home state for University of Utah.

Occupation Jobs in UT Average Salary in UT
Graphic Designers 3,370 $48,130
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,280 $80,850
Commercial and Industrial Designers 660 $53,540
Art Directors 500 $103,570


*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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