There are schools offering graphic design degrees in Minnesota!
Schools Offering Graphic Design Programs in Minnesota
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University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which is located in Minneapolis, is the top-ranked school in Minnesota that has a graphic design program. It received a ranking of 14th in the country in 2010. no students graduated with a degree in graphic design from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010. Students at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities paid $12,288 per year in tuition fees.
Concordia College at Moorhead, which is located in Moorhead, is the second-ranked school in Minnesota that has a graphic design program. It received a ranking of 69th in the country in 2010. 0 students graduated with degree in graphic design from Concordia College at Moorhead in 2010. Concordia College at Moorhead charged in-state students $27,160 in tuition fees per year.
Northwestern College, which was ranked 69th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a graphic design program. It is located in Saint Paul. In 2010, Northwestern College graduated 24 students from its graphic design programs. The tuition rate at Northwestern College was $24,570 per year.
Tuition at Minnesota's graphic design schools ranges from $27,160 per year to $4,630 per year. But, the average tuition is $14,181 per year. The Minnesota graphic design schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:
- Concordia College at Moorhead - located in Moorhead, students are charged $27,160 per year
- Saint Mary's University of Minnesota - located in Winona, students are charged $26,090 per year
- Northwestern College - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $24,570 per year
The graphic design schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Minnesota were:
- Hennepin Technical College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $4,630 per year
- Saint Paul College - A Community and Technical College - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $4,719 per year
- Mesabi Range Community and Technical College - located in Virginia, students are charged $4,844 per year
A graphic design degree from a Minnesota school... what next?
Most people who graduate from graphic design school in Minnesota go on to work as a graphic designer. In 2010, there were 5,160 graphic designers working in Minnesota. The largest populations of Minnesota graphic designers are working in the following counties:
- Anoka County - 4,090 graphic designers
- Becker County - 260 graphic designers
- Brown County - 250 graphic designers
According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of graphic designers is expected to grow by 4% by 2018. There are projected to be 5,630 graphic designers working in the Minnesota then.
A graphic designer in Minnesota makes an average of $45,640 per year. In 2010, however, some Minnesota graphic designers earned as little as less than $19,350 per year or as much as more than $74,620 per year. The counties in Minnesota with the highest average salary for a graphic designer are:
- Anoka County - $48,120 per year
- Dodge County - $44,290 per year
- Benton County - $42,060 per year
The Minnesota counties with the lowest average salary for graphic designers are:
- Big Stone County - $31,440 per year
- Aitkin County - $31,890 per year
- Becker County - $32,480 per year
For more data regarding a career in graphic design in Minnesota and to compare salaries with various related fields such as computer animation or graphic design, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Graphic Design in Minnesota
- Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design in Minnesota
- Certificate in Graphic Design in Minnesota
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,383 miles from location||University of Minnesota-Twin Cities||Minneapolis||MN||86.0842||32%||51,659|
|6,385 miles from location||Capella University||Minneapolis||MN||13.5598||66%||31,998|
|6,386 miles from location||Minneapolis Community and Technical College||Minneapolis||MN||9.36602||n/a||10,618|
|6,391 miles from location||Hennepin Technical College||Minneapolis||MN||14.4772||n/a||6,395|
|6,429 miles from location||Rasmussen College-Minnesota||Saint Cloud||MN||18.1322||n/a||6,070|
|6,377 miles from location||Saint Paul College - A Community and Technical College||Saint Paul||MN||13.6942||n/a||6,010|
|6,309 miles from location||Saint Mary's University of Minnesota||Winona||MN||27.8242||32%||5,565|
|6,472 miles from location||Ridgewater College||Willmar||MN||19.0395||n/a||4,318|
|6,425 miles from location||South Central College||Mankato||MN||14.452||n/a||4,091|
|6,380 miles from location||Northwestern College||Saint Paul||MN||29.2202||43%||3,070|
|6,545 miles from location||Concordia College at Moorhead||Moorhead||MN||31.2569||32%||2,811|
|6,385 miles from location||The Art Institutes International Minnesota||Minneapolis||MN||25.5297||100%||2,008|
|6,344 miles from location||Mesabi Range Community and Technical College||Virginia||MN||18.3825||n/a||1,737|
|6,386 miles from location||Dunwoody College of Technology||Minneapolis||MN||20.7351||30%||1,546|
|6,380 miles from location||Brown College||Saint Paul||MN||20.8408||n/a||1,096|
|6,423 miles from location||Bethany Lutheran College||Mankato||MN||25.229||46%||646|
|6,398 miles from location||Minnesota School of Business-Elk River||Elk River||MN||n/a||n/a||335|
|6,377 miles from location||College of Visual Arts||Saint Paul||MN||20.0322||59%||186|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Graphic Designers +||5,160||$45,640||18.3%|
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