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Study design in the USA

An in-depth guide to studying design in the USA as an international student

What types of design degree can you study in the USA?

Top design programs in the USA

What are the top design undergraduate programs in the USA?

Bachelor's in design in the USA

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    Communication Arts and Design - BS/BA Lees-McRae College, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Tuition fees per year
    26,490 USD
    Start date
    January, August
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    Communication Arts and Design - BS/BA Lees-McRae College, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Tuition fees per year
    26,490 USD
    Start date
    January, August
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    Theatre Arts (Design & Production) - BFA Long Island University Post, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Tuition fees per year
    35,736 USD
    Start date
    January, September
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    Earth and Space Exploration (Exploration Systems Design) - BSc Arizona State University, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Tuition fees per year
    30,634 USD
    Start date
    January, May, August
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    Digital Culture (Design) - BA Arizona State University, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Tuition fees per year
    30,134 USD
    Start date
    January, May, August
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Associate in design in the USA

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    Interior Design-Kitchen and Bath Design - AASc Fox Valley Technical College, USA

    Program type
    Associate
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    6,600 USD
    Start date
    August, January
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    Web/Interactive Design - ASc San Jose City College, USA
    • Blended learning

    Program type
    Associate
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    8,138 USD
    Start date
    January, August
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    CIS Digital Design - AASc Southwestern Oregon Community College, USA

    Program type
    Associate
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    10,791 USD
    Start date
    September, January, March, June
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    Forest Renewable Materials/Art and Design - ASc Southwestern Oregon Community College, USA

    Program type
    Associate
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    10,791 USD
    Start date
    September, January, March, June
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Pathway in design in the USA

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    International Year - Communication and Design - UGP Lynn University, USA

    Program type
    Undergraduate pathway
    Duration
    6 months
    Tuition fees per year
    18,340 USD
    Start date
    -
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Certificate in design in the USA

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    Design Media - Cert St. Charles Community College, USA

    Program type
    Undergraduate certificate
    Duration
    1 year
    Tuition fees per year
    5,520 USD
    Start date
    January, August
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    Network Design - Cert (Arts) St. Charles Community College, USA

    Program type
    Undergraduate certificate
    Duration
    1 year
    Tuition fees per year
    5,520 USD
    Start date
    January, August
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What are the top design graduate programs in the USA?

Master's in design in the USA

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    Fine Art & Design - MFA Long Island University Post, USA

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    44,100 USD
    Start date
    -
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    Electrical and Computer Engineering: VLSI and Circuit Design - MEng Purdue University, USA
    • Online

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    1 year
    Tuition fees per year
    22,500 USD
    Start date
    January, August
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    Global Management (Creative Industries and Design Thinking) - MGM Arizona State University, USA

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    25,714 USD
    Start date
    August
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    Visual Communication Design - MVCD Arizona State University, USA

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    29,168 USD
    Start date
    August
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    Design (Visual Communication Design) - MDes Arizona State University, USA

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    29,168 USD
    Start date
    August
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Doctorate in design in the USA

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    Mechanical Engineering - Design, Manufacturing and Engineering Systems Track - PhD University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA

    Program type
    Doctorate
    Duration
    3 years
    Tuition fees per year
    22,896 USD
    Start date
    January, August
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    Learning, Design, and Technology - PhD University of Wyoming, USA

    Program type
    Doctorate
    Duration
    2 years
    Tuition fees per year
    15,500 USD
    Start date
    May, September
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Pathway in design in the USA

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    Communication and Design, Pre-master's Program - PGP Lynn University, USA

    Program type
    Postgraduate pathway
    Duration
    1 year
    Tuition fees per year
    16,380 USD
    Start date
    -
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