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Design & Applied Arts Schools in Tennessee

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

Gender Distribution

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

Design & Applied Arts Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.5%
  • Black or African American: 13.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.6%
  • White: 73.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 5.3%
Design & Applied Arts Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Design & Applied Arts Grads in Tennessee

There are 10,910 people in the state and 756,760 people in the nation working in design jobs.

Design & Applied Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Design & Applied Arts Jobs in Tennessee

Design grads earn an average of $53,390 in the state and $71,430 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

Design & Applied Arts Careers in TN

Some of the careers design majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Set and Exhibit Designers 25% $0
Architecture Professors 17% $0
Graphic Designers 16% $46,500
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 13% $54,440
Multimedia Artists and Animators 11% $60,010
Art Directors 10% $71,010
Commercial and Industrial Designers 9% $53,200
Professors 8% $47,990
Interior Designers 8% $45,910
Designers 4% $52,330
Artists 0% $35,190
Photographers -7% $28,530

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

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Music 114
Fine & Studio Arts 22
Drama & Theater Arts 11
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 10

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