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Design Schools in Hawaii

There is one school in the state of Hawaii offering design programs. In 2010, 17 design students graduated with degrees from the Chaminade University of Honolulu. 17 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

20 students graduate from design programs in Hawaii, on average, every year. 17 students graduated with a design degree at the bachelor's level.

CUH is a private school.

Average tuition for programs in design at this school is $17,740. While private tuition is $21,339, on average, public tuition at design schools in the United States is $4,128.

This school offers associates degrees and bachelors degrees in design. No design students at the undergraduate level pursued masters level degrees.

Design Program Completions in Hawaii 2006 - 2010

20 students graduate from design programs in Hawaii, on average, every year. 17 students graduated with a design degree at the bachelor's level.

Design Program Completions in Hawaii 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 1
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 1
  • Associate 2009: 4
  • Associate 2010: 0
  • Bachelor 2006: 13
  • Bachelor 2007: 12
  • Bachelor 2008: 23
  • Bachelor 2009: 13
  • Bachelor 2010: 17

Design Program Availability in Hawaii

This school offers a total of two programs in design. Of these programs, around 50% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Design Program Availability in Hawaii

  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 1

Interior Designers — Salary by Percentile

Interior Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32210
  • 25th Percentile: 36610
  • Median: 48550
  • 75th Percentile: 58920
  • 90th Percentile: 77840

Set and Exhibit Designers — Salary by Percentile

Set and Exhibit Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22580
  • 25th Percentile: 26330
  • Median: 29810
  • 75th Percentile: 39920
  • 90th Percentile: 57480

Designers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Designers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19860
  • 25th Percentile: 23590
  • Median: 35430
  • 75th Percentile: 53890
  • 90th Percentile: 71750

Floral Designers — Salary by Percentile

Floral Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18210
  • 25th Percentile: 22700
  • Median: 27380
  • 75th Percentile: 32910
  • 90th Percentile: 37310

Video Game Designers — Salary by Percentile

Video Game Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53630
  • 25th Percentile: 65370
  • Median: 77540
  • 75th Percentile: 89290
  • 90th Percentile: 97580

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Salary by Percentile

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39070
  • 25th Percentile: 44670
  • Median: 52740
  • 75th Percentile: 67250
  • 90th Percentile: 73830

Graphic Designers — Salary by Percentile

Graphic Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25800
  • 25th Percentile: 29760
  • Median: 38750
  • 75th Percentile: 47610
  • 90th Percentile: 65120

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31020
  • 25th Percentile: 44180
  • Median: 57360
  • 75th Percentile: 62720
  • 90th Percentile: 64230

Fashion Designers — Salary by Percentile

Fashion Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33540
  • 25th Percentile: 35440
  • Median: 38650
  • 75th Percentile: 42110
  • 90th Percentile: 80490

Interior Designers — Employment Trend

Interior Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55390
  • Median Salary 2007: 59180
  • Median Salary 2008: 57520
  • Median Salary 2009: 50600
  • Median Salary 2010: 48550
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Designers, All Other — Employment Trend

Designers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31080
  • Median Salary 2007: 32270
  • Median Salary 2008: 33330
  • Median Salary 2009: 34510
  • Median Salary 2010: 35430
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 85
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 75
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Floral Designers — Employment Trend

Floral Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21480
  • Median Salary 2007: 24200
  • Median Salary 2008: 25380
  • Median Salary 2009: 26980
  • Median Salary 2010: 27380
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Video Game Designers — Employment Trend

Video Game Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77150
  • Median Salary 2007: 72650
  • Median Salary 2008: 74520
  • Median Salary 2009: 79420
  • Median Salary 2010: 77540
  • Total Employed 2006: 1030
  • Total Employed 2007: 1090
  • Total Employed 2008: 1060
  • Total Employed 2009: 1060
  • Total Employed 2010: 1140

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Employment Trend

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43270
  • Median Salary 2007: 44925
  • Median Salary 2008: 46400
  • Median Salary 2009: 48780
  • Median Salary 2010: 52740
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Set and Exhibit Designers — Employment Trend

Set and Exhibit Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44635
  • Median Salary 2007: 46340
  • Median Salary 2008: 31040
  • Median Salary 2009: 30425
  • Median Salary 2010: 29810
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Fashion Designers — Employment Trend

Fashion Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36985
  • Median Salary 2007: 38400
  • Median Salary 2008: 36320
  • Median Salary 2009: 38580
  • Median Salary 2010: 38650
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30200
  • Median Salary 2007: 30340
  • Median Salary 2008: 32040
  • Median Salary 2009: 55380
  • Median Salary 2010: 57360
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Graphic Designers — Employment Trend

Graphic Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38660
  • Median Salary 2007: 39370
  • Median Salary 2008: 39150
  • Median Salary 2009: 41020
  • Median Salary 2010: 38750
  • Total Employed 2006: 480
  • Total Employed 2007: 520
  • Total Employed 2008: 570
  • Total Employed 2009: 520
  • Total Employed 2010: 500

Hawaii vs National Design Employment

Hawaii vs National Design Employment

  • Employed in Hawaii: 0.421% (2260)

Design Schools in Hawaii

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1. The Chaminade University of Honolulu

3140 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816-1578
(808) 735-4711

The Chaminade University of Honolulu offers two programs in design. More specifically, CUH offers students one associate's level degree in design and one bachelor's level design degree. This small school is 3.5 miles from the heart of downtown. Overall, 2,806 students pursue degrees in 45 programs at CUH. This school is the oldest institution in the state of Hawaii offering programs in design.