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Careers in Design

The demand for design is increasing every year. Businesses, governments, and local communities are turning to designers and artists for innovative solutions to a multitude of problems. Many of our graduates receive offers of employment prior to graduation. Our graduates serve their communities as art educators and designers who establish their own firms or develop viable product and service concepts.

Our graduates are building exciting design careers, working on such projects such as:

  • Arlington National Cemetery Millennium Expansion
  • Johns Hopkins University Master Plan
  • Yichang Three Gorges Resort
  • Motion graphics for Rio 2016 Olympics and Super Bowl 50
  • Applications for Apple Watch
  • Daktronics
  • Minnesota Institute of Art exhibits
  • Sotheby’s Fine Art Auctions

The School of Design’s programs aim to provide graduates with an understanding of current issues and the ability to work collaboratively to address the world’s global needs.

Contact the School of Design at 605-688-4103 or by