Find Grad Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Design & Applied Arts in Georgia

Find Schools Near

Design & Applied Arts Schools in Georgia

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

A Design & Applied Arts major is the 31st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Design & Applied Arts Majors in Georgia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 245

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.5%
  • Black or African American: 4.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.0%
  • White: 22.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 64.1%
  • Other Races: 2.4%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Georgia

16,550 people in the state and 756,760 in the nation are employed in jobs related to design.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Georgia

A typical salary for a design grad in the state is $62,000, compared to a typical salary of $71,430 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Georgia that offer design degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

215 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
14,840 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $29,400 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 81% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.26 years to graduate.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
36,302 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 1.30% which is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,927. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.


Brenau University

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
2,817 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $37,600 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.40 years to complete their degree at Brenau.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
37,807 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 91% of students get financical aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in GA

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Set and Exhibit Designers 39% $55,280
Multimedia Artists and Animators 21% $57,020
Designers 20% $62,440
Professors 15% $0
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 15% $64,250
Architecture Professors 14% $92,890
Interior Designers 14% $48,730
Commercial and Industrial Designers 14% $57,820
Graphic Designers 8% $49,440
Art Directors 7% $96,810
Artists 6% $100,780
Photographers -12% $36,670

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

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Music 112
Fine & Studio Arts 108
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 82
Drama & Theater Arts 60
Arts & Media Management 38

View all majors related to Design & Applied Arts

View Nationwide Design & Applied Arts Report


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Graduate Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited graduate schools across the U.S.