There are schools offering design programs in Washington State!
Schools Offering Design Programs in Washington State
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Around 0.7% of Washington State's graduates graduate from design degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 1,081 designers graduate from Washington State's 40 design schools.
University of Washington-Seattle Campus, which is located in Seattle, is the top-ranked school in Washington State that has a design program. It received a ranking of 13th in the country in 2010. In 2010, University of Washington-Seattle Campus graduated 52 students from its design program. Tuition at University of Washington-Seattle Campus was $8,701 per year.
Washington State University, which is located in Pullman, is the second-ranked school in Washington State that has a design program. It received a ranking of 27th in the country in 2010. 52 students graduated with degree in design from Washington State University in 2010. Tuition at Washington State University was $9,489 per year.
Western Washington University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Washington State that has a design program. It is located in Bellingham. 56 students graduated with degree in design from Western Washington University in 2010. Western Washington University charged in-state students $6,858 in tuition fees per year.
Tuition at Washington State's design schools ranges from $29,150 per year to $2,610 per year. But, the average tuition is $8,817 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Washington State design schools were charged at the following schools:
- Cornish College of the Arts - located in Seattle, students are charged $29,150 per year
- Seattle Pacific University - located in Seattle, students are charged $28,965 per year
- Walla Walla University - located in College Place, students are charged $23,454 per year
The design schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Washington State were:
- Spokane Community College - located in Spokane, students are charged $2,610 per year
- Spokane Falls Community College - located in Spokane, students are charged $2,610 per year
- Clark College - located in Vancouver, students are charged $3,008 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Washington State statistics regarding a career in design. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as fashion design or drafting.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Design in Washington State
- Bachelor's Degree in Design in Washington State
- Master's Degree in Design in Washington State
- Certificate in Design in Washington State
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|7,685 miles from location||University of Washington-Seattle Campus||Seattle||WA||86.9578||45%||45,943|
|7,487 miles from location||Washington State University||Pullman||WA||72.817||37%||26,101|
|7,660 miles from location||Western Washington University||Bellingham||WA||72.1677||38%||14,575|
|7,680 miles from location||Bellevue College||Bellevue||WA||15.3084||n/a||14,010|
|7,758 miles from location||Clark College||Vancouver||WA||13.9084||n/a||12,989|
|7,628 miles from location||Central Washington University||Ellensburg||WA||31.9043||40%||11,357|
|7,486 miles from location||Eastern Washington University||Cheney||WA||59.4272||49%||11,300|
|7,680 miles from location||Edmonds Community College||Lynnwood||WA||17.534||n/a||9,658|
|7,477 miles from location||Spokane Falls Community College||Spokane||WA||12.1295||n/a||9,555|
|7,670 miles from location||Everett Community College||Everett||WA||13.4947||n/a||8,313|
|7,686 miles from location||Seattle Community College-Central Campus||Seattle||WA||14.0982||n/a||7,774|
|7,472 miles from location||Spokane Community College||Spokane||WA||14.6787||n/a||7,445|
|7,585 miles from location||Columbia Basin College||Pasco||WA||10.7425||n/a||6,978|
|7,692 miles from location||Highline Community College||Seattle||WA||16.5765||n/a||6,725|
|7,707 miles from location||Clover Park Technical College||Lakewood||WA||16.2384||n/a||6,573|
|7,684 miles from location||Shoreline Community College||Seattle||WA||13.8462||n/a||6,277|
|7,690 miles from location||Seattle Community College-South Campus||Seattle||WA||8.16257||n/a||6,074|
|7,662 miles from location||Skagit Valley College||Mount Vernon||WA||14.1008||n/a||5,676|
|7,729 miles from location||South Puget Sound Community College||Olympia||WA||13.4048||n/a||5,651|
|7,702 miles from location||Bates Technical College||Tacoma||WA||15.6162||n/a||5,458|
|7,638 miles from location||Yakima Valley Community College||Yakima||WA||16.932||n/a||4,724|
|7,658 miles from location||Whatcom Community College||Bellingham||WA||13.7069||n/a||4,663|
|7,677 miles from location||Lake Washington Technical College||Kirkland||WA||9.52843||n/a||4,646|
|7,687 miles from location||Seattle Pacific University||Seattle||WA||68.9096||37%||4,000|
|7,680 miles from location||City University of Seattle||Bellevue||WA||10.3031||n/a||3,204|
|7,717 miles from location||Peninsula College||Port Angeles||WA||11.984||n/a||3,155|
|7,687 miles from location||The Art Institute of Seattle||Seattle||WA||25.2395||97%||2,282|
|7,558 miles from location||Walla Walla University||College Place||WA||26.6245||63%||1,808|
|7,694 miles from location||DeVry University-Washington||Auburn||WA||18.3247||88%||1,003|
|7,678 miles from location||DigiPen Institute of Technology||Redmond||WA||67.0931||99%||890|
|7,687 miles from location||Cornish College of the Arts||Seattle||WA||25.8964||36%||794|
|7,663 miles from location||Northwest Indian College||Bellingham||WA||12.8499||n/a||609|
|7,687 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Western Washington Campus||Seattle||WA||9.30665||n/a||603|
|7,688 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Seattle||Seattle||WA||20.851||100%||593|
|7,674 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Everett||Everett||WA||14.8069||100%||506|
|7,466 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Spokane Valley||Spokane||WA||23.0275||100%||495|
|7,639 miles from location||Perry Technical Institute||Yakima||WA||37.9735||76%||486|
|7,688 miles from location||International Academy of Design and Technology||Seattle||WA||4.60065||n/a||482|
|7,475 miles from location||Interface College-Spokane||Spokane||WA||31.0163||100%||189|
|7,695 miles from location||Northwest College of Art||Poulsbo||WA||28.0676||52%||104|
Curious what studying Design gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Washington State
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Graphic Designers +||3,760||$50,080||18.6%|
|Floral Designers +||1,120||$27,510||-10.4%|
|Interior Designers +||840||$52,000||-3.4%|
|Commercial and Industrial Designers +||760||$60,070||58.3%|
|Art Directors +||710||$90,050||34.0%|
|Fashion Designers +||210||$69,700||10.5%|
|Designers, All Other +||210||$46,700||-52.3%|
|Set and Exhibit Designers +||120||$53,540||20.0%|
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