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Design & Applied Arts Schools in Mississippi

196 Design students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Design & Applied Arts is the 54th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Design & Applied Arts Majors in Mississippi

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 101
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 101
Associate’s Degree 55
Bachelor’s Degree 36
Master’s Degree 4

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in MS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.6%
  • Black or African American: 31.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.0%
  • White: 55.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.0%
  • Other Races: 7.7%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in MS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Mississippi

1,890 people in the state and 756,760 in the nation are employed in jobs related to design.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. MS

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Mississippi

In this state, design grads earn an average of $56,960. Nationwide, they make an average of $71,430.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,827 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 91% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,100 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,086.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,954 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 66%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,677. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
4,733 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.30%. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,537 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 62% are considered full time. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,700 after earning their degree at this institution.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
4,574 Total Students

100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private school has an average net price of $18,460. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,402 Total Students

89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 68% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,113 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $3,666. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,768 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,600 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,606 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,500 a year. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,236.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,529 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Holmes Community College will pay a net price of $4,332.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in MS

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 13% $59,130
Graphic Designers 4% $36,680
Art Directors 0% $49,180
Multimedia Artists and Animators 0% $0
Commercial and Industrial Designers 0% $0
Interior Designers -7% $40,480
Photographers -15% $43,330

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

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Music 180
General Visual & Performing Arts 160
Fine & Studio Arts 140
Arts & Media Management 81
Drama & Theater Arts 78
Dance 29
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 4

View all majors related to Design & Applied Arts

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