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

In terms of popularity, Design & Applied Arts is the 48th most popular major in the state out of a total 201 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Design & Applied Arts Majors in Nevada

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 82
Associate’s Degree 77
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 15
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 15

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 10.3%
  • Black or African American: 5.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 30.5%
  • White: 34.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.9%
  • Other Races: 16.7%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Nevada

In this state, there are 5,060 people employed in jobs related to a design degree, compared to 756,760 nationwide.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Nevada

Design grads earn an average of $56,520 in the state and $71,430 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Nevada that offer design degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
34,169 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $28,500 after graduation. 76% of students get financical aid.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
30,457 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Most students complete their degree in 4.98 years. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,551.

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,861 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,072.

#4

Western Nevada College

Carson City
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,327 Total Students

74% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,700 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,960.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
3,451 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,600 after earning their degree at this institution. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#5

Nevada State College

Henderson
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
14% Graduation Rate
4,930 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,980. Graduates earn an average $40,000 after graduation. It takes the average student 5.00 years to graduate.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in NV

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Commercial and Industrial Designers 78% $61,540
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 28% $42,770
Set and Exhibit Designers 26% $36,960
Professors 24% $54,530
Graphic Designers 21% $49,780
Interior Designers 17% $54,670
Designers 17% $38,540
Multimedia Artists and Animators 15% $60,710
Artists 14% $0
Art Directors 12% $75,980
Photographers -8% $29,820

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

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Fine & Studio Arts 129
Music 81
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 80
Drama & Theater Arts 63
Arts & Media Management 22
Dance 22
General Visual & Performing Arts 5

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View Nationwide Design & Applied Arts Report

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