Industrial and Product Design


A program in the applied visual arts that prepares individuals to use artistic techniques to effectively communicate ideas and information to business and consumer audiences via the creation of effective forms, shapes, and packaging for manufactured products. Includes instruction in designing in a wide variety of plastic and digital media, prototype construction, design development and refinement, principles of cost saving, and product structure and performance criteria relevant to aesthetic design parameters

Colleges and Universities

Here are some of our SAGE Scholar's member schools that offer Design and Applied Arts and related majors.

California College of the Arts
Cleveland Institute of Art
Drexel University
Kansas City Art Institute
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Pratt Institute-Main
The University of the Arts
University of Bridgeport
Wentworth Institute of Technology

To see the full list of schools that offer Visual And Performing Arts majors

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary
Commercial and Industrial Designers
Designers, All Other
Graphic Designers