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Design & Applied Arts Schools in Alabama

In 2018-2019, 26 students earned their Design degrees in AL.

In this state, Design & Applied Arts is the 82nd most popular major out of a total 162 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Design & Applied Arts Majors in Alabama

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 22
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 4
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 4
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 4

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 3.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 34.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 57.7%
  • Other Races: 3.8%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Alabama

7,260 people in the state and 756,760 in the nation are employed in jobs related to design.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Alabama

Design grads earn an average of $60,060 in the state and $71,430 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Alabama that offer design degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

25 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,460 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $23,696. 75% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $39,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
9,021 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 9.80% which is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 68%. Graduates earn an average $28,700 after graduation.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in AL

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Commercial and Industrial Designers 12% $64,170
Architecture Professors 10% $81,410
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 9% $62,570
Professors 6% $19,900
Interior Designers 3% $50,140
Art Directors 3% $76,040
Graphic Designers 2% $41,760
Set and Exhibit Designers 0% $47,750
Multimedia Artists and Animators 0% $59,550
Artists -15% $61,280
Photographers -20% $35,820

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

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Music 51
Fine & Studio Arts 13
Drama & Theater Arts 8

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