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Design & Applied Arts Schools in New Mexico

In 2018-2019, 67 students earned their Design degrees in NM.

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of design majors in New Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 46.3%
  • White: 32.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.5%
  • Other Races: 16.4%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 1,530 people employed in jobs related to a design degree, compared to 756,760 nationwide.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in New Mexico

Design grads earn an average of $55,430 in the state and $71,430 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in NM

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 9% $49,340
Interior Designers 7% $47,340
Set and Exhibit Designers 7% $51,410
Professors 7% $0
Multimedia Artists and Animators 4% $54,300
Art Directors 4% $104,080
Graphic Designers 1% $40,090
Commercial and Industrial Designers 0% $59,750
Artists 0% $0
Fashion Designers 0% $58,870

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Music 41
Fine & Studio Arts 18
Dance 2
General Visual & Performing Arts 1
Drama & Theater Arts 1

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