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Design & Applied Arts Schools in Oregon

In 2018-2019, 11 students earned their Design degrees in OR.

In this state, Design & Applied Arts is the 111th most popular major out of a total 179 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Design & Applied Arts Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 11

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 18.2%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 18.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 18.2%
  • Other Races: 45.5%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Oregon

9,570 people in the state and 756,760 in the nation are employed in jobs related to design.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Oregon

In this state, design grads earn an average of $64,950. Nationwide, they make an average of $71,430.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Oregon that offer design degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
22,517 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 77% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.36 years to complete their degree at UO. This public school has an average net price of $16,355.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
650 Total Students

100% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 4.50 years to complete their degree at Pacific Northwest College of Art. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
4,929 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.00%. 85% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Western Oregon State College grads earn an average salary of $31,300.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in OR

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Architecture Professors 25% $76,110
Interior Designers 21% $52,600
Art Directors 20% $96,660
Commercial and Industrial Designers 20% $77,160
Graphic Designers 15% $53,900
Set and Exhibit Designers 14% $66,990
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 13% $65,980
Fashion Designers 10% $67,810
Multimedia Artists and Animators 10% $64,850
Artists 7% $35,620

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Music 64
Fine & Studio Arts 50
Drama & Theater Arts 12
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 7
Arts & Media Management 5

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