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Design & Applied Arts Schools in Oregon

In 2018-2019, 502 students earned their Design degrees in OR.

In terms of popularity, Design & Applied Arts is the 28th most popular major in the state out of a total 268 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Design & Applied Arts Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 275
Associate’s Degree 140
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 60
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 16
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 16
Master’s Degree 11

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.8%
  • Black or African American: 1.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.6%
  • White: 60.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 7.0%
  • Other Races: 13.3%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Oregon

There are 9,570 people in the state and 756,760 people in the nation working in design jobs.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Oregon

Design grads earn an average of $64,950 in the state and $71,430 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Oregon that offer design degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

115 Degrees in Major Awarded
27,650 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 26%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,505. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 64% of students receive it.

94 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
25,321 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $34,500 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,719 Total Students

77% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate. This public school has an average net price of $19,969.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,463 Total Students

72% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,000 a year. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
22,517 Total Students

77% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 84%. In their early career, UO grads earn an average salary of $35,600.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
650 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.70%. This private institution charges an average net price of $28,399.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
4,929 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.60 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 85% are considered full time. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#8

Rogue Community College

Grants Pass
23 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,634 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,030. 17% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,347 Total Students

39% of the teachers are full time. 82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $6,099.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,861 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,300 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,009. 76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in OR

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Architecture Professors 25% $76,110
Interior Designers 21% $52,600
Art Directors 20% $96,660
Commercial and Industrial Designers 20% $77,160
Graphic Designers 15% $53,900
Set and Exhibit Designers 14% $66,990
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 13% $65,980
Fashion Designers 10% $67,810
Multimedia Artists and Animators 10% $64,850
Artists 7% $35,620

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Fine & Studio Arts 461
Music 290
Drama & Theater Arts 175
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 169
General Visual & Performing Arts 64
Arts & Media Management 22
Dance 11
Other Visual Art 10

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