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Design & Applied Arts Schools in Utah

554 students earned Design degrees in Utah in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Design & Applied Arts is the 36th most popular major out of a total 263 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Design & Applied Arts Majors in Utah

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 394
Associate’s Degree 144
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 11
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 11
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 5

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in UT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.5%
  • Black or African American: 1.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.3%
  • White: 75.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.0%
  • Other Races: 8.5%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in UT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Utah

There are 7,380 people in the state and 756,760 people in the nation working in design jobs.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. UT

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Utah

A typical salary for a design grad in the state is $62,220, compared to a typical salary of $71,430 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Utah that offer design degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

174 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
39,931 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,572. Most students complete their degree in 4.84 years. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,500 a year.

154 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
34,499 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $13,181. Of all the students who attend this school, 69% get financial aid. 71% of the teachers are full time.

#3

Salt Lake Community College

Salt Lake City
63 Degrees in Major Awarded
29,156 Total Students

A typical student attending Salt Lake Community College will pay a net price of $7,561. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 22% of the teachers are full time.

#4

LDS Business College

Salt Lake City
42 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,996 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private school has an average net price of $6,424.

#5

Independence University

Salt Lake City
39 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
10,095 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 47%. Graduates earn an average $24,200 after graduation. This private institution charges an average net price of $26,966.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
28,247 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $11,832. 95% of the teachers are full time.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
27,932 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,900 a year. Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid. The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average.

#7

University of Utah

Salt Lake City
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
33,023 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $40,800 after graduation. 85% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,364.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
10,196 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.90%. Most students complete their degree in 4.60 years. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,345 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,780. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 34% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,200 a year.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
15% Graduation Rate
125 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.00 years. This private school has an average net price of $25,196. Graduates earn an average $24,200 after graduation.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in UT

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title UT Job Growth UT Median Salary
Multimedia Artists and Animators 49% $59,710
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 43% $71,160
Professors 42% $0
Set and Exhibit Designers 38% $45,990
Commercial and Industrial Designers 34% $48,020
Architecture Professors 33% $71,570
Graphic Designers 32% $45,580
Art Directors 28% $95,210
Interior Designers 28% $49,300
Photographers 22% $0
Fashion Designers 22% $36,680

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

Major Annual Graduates in UT
Music 350
Fine & Studio Arts 302
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 231
Drama & Theater Arts 194
Dance 105
Arts & Media Management 19
Other Visual Art 13
General Visual & Performing Arts 12

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