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Design & Applied Arts Schools in Florida

1,422 students earned Design degrees in Florida in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Design & Applied Arts is the 46th most popular major in the state out of a total 294 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Design & Applied Arts Majors in Florida

Design majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 722
Associate’s Degree 295
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 211
Master’s Degree 128
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 66
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 66

Gender Distribution

In Florida, a design major is more popular with women than with men.

Design & Applied Arts Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of design majors in Florida is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.4%
  • Black or African American: 12.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 23.2%
  • White: 42.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.3%
  • Other Races: 10.4%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Florida

There are 47,710 people in the state and 756,760 people in the nation working in design jobs.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Florida

A typical salary for a design grad in the state is $61,440, compared to a typical salary of $71,430 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 39 colleges in Florida that offer design degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Full Sail University

Winter Park
385 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
20,170 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 97%. It takes the average student 4.01 years to graduate. Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid.

160 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
1,384 Total Students

An average student at International Fine Arts College will pay a net price of $16,605. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it.

128 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,104 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 26 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,967. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
1,561 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.70%. 67% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.16 years.

#5

University of Florida

Gainesville
63 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
52,218 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.26 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $42,600 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 87%.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
41,005 Total Students

The 2.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. A typical student attending Florida State will pay a net price of $10,744. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
9% Graduation Rate
8,760 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,500 a year. 11% of the teachers are full time.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,104 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 39% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
2,608 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,900 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,182.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
19,510 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.07 years to graduate. 88% of students get financical aid.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in FL

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Architecture Professors 19% $73,510
Commercial and Industrial Designers 19% $60,040
Designers 18% $42,960
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 17% $63,850
Multimedia Artists and Animators 17% $61,020
Interior Designers 16% $46,750
Art Directors 16% $69,060
Professors 16% $59,460
Graphic Designers 14% $45,880
Fashion Designers 14% $48,750
Photographers 5% $28,880

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to design.

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 1,500
Fine & Studio Arts 1,437
Music 1,336
General Visual & Performing Arts 848
Drama & Theater Arts 703
Arts & Media Management 626
Dance 114
Other Visual Art 21

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