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Design Schools in Kentucky

There are seven Kentucky schools offering design programs. In 2010, 129 students graduated from programs at Kentucky design schools. 73 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 28 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

124 students graduate from design programs in this state, on average, each year. Out of those, 28 students graduated with certificates in design, 73 with an associate's level degree, 23 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and five with a master's level degree.

Seven design schools are located in this state. And of these, one school is public, while six schools are private. Private design school tuition varies from $9,334 to $18,718, while tuitions at a public design school are $8,610.

Average tuition for design programs is $11,545. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $8,610 each year, is at Brown Mackie College-Louisville, the highest tuition for design programs, which is $18,718 per year, is at the Sullivan College of Technology and Design.

Design schools in this Appalachian state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Design Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

124 students graduate from design programs in this state, on average, each year. Out of those, 28 students graduated with certificates in design, 73 with an associate's level degree, 23 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and five with a master's level degree.

Design Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 46
  • Certificate 2007: 56
  • Certificate 2008: 44
  • Certificate 2009: 39
  • Certificate 2010: 28
  • Associate 2006: 53
  • Associate 2007: 43
  • Associate 2008: 46
  • Associate 2009: 61
  • Associate 2010: 73
  • Bachelor 2006: 34
  • Bachelor 2007: 24
  • Bachelor 2008: 25
  • Bachelor 2009: 48
  • Bachelor 2010: 23
  • Master 2006: 1
  • Master 2007: 3
  • Master 2008: 4
  • Master 2009: 3
  • Master 2010: 5

Design Program Availability in Kentucky

Schools in Kentucky offer a total of 12 programs in design. Of these programs, around 41.7% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the masters level.

Design Program Availability in Kentucky

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 5
  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 1

Interior Designers — Salary by Percentile

Interior Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18660
  • 25th Percentile: 26360
  • Median: 33380
  • 75th Percentile: 44640
  • 90th Percentile: 59240

Set and Exhibit Designers — Salary by Percentile

Set and Exhibit Designers — Salary by Percentile

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  • Median: 29625
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Designers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Designers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15960
  • 25th Percentile: 19250
  • Median: 28870
  • 75th Percentile: 37380
  • 90th Percentile: 41750

Floral Designers — Salary by Percentile

Floral Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15720
  • 25th Percentile: 16910
  • Median: 20800
  • 75th Percentile: 25670
  • 90th Percentile: 32100

Video Game Designers — Salary by Percentile

Video Game Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32020
  • 25th Percentile: 58760
  • Median: 71210
  • 75th Percentile: 85760
  • 90th Percentile: 103630

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Salary by Percentile

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29460
  • 25th Percentile: 38050
  • Median: 53090
  • 75th Percentile: 72740
  • 90th Percentile: 89070

Graphic Designers — Salary by Percentile

Graphic Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19740
  • 25th Percentile: 26540
  • Median: 36560
  • 75th Percentile: 46390
  • 90th Percentile: 57220

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 31905
  • 25th Percentile: 37535
  • Median: 44160
  • 75th Percentile: 50785
  • 90th Percentile: 58405

Fashion Designers — Salary by Percentile

Fashion Designers — Salary by Percentile

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Interior Designers — Employment Trend

Interior Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32590
  • Median Salary 2007: 33730
  • Median Salary 2008: 31170
  • Median Salary 2009: 31460
  • Median Salary 2010: 33380
  • Total Employed 2006: 480
  • Total Employed 2007: 460
  • Total Employed 2008: 460
  • Total Employed 2009: 450
  • Total Employed 2010: 380

Designers, All Other — Employment Trend

Designers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25600
  • Median Salary 2007: 26730
  • Median Salary 2008: 25820
  • Median Salary 2009: 25610
  • Median Salary 2010: 28870
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Floral Designers — Employment Trend

Floral Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 20750
  • Median Salary 2007: 19520
  • Median Salary 2008: 19190
  • Median Salary 2009: 18690
  • Median Salary 2010: 20800
  • Total Employed 2006: 960
  • Total Employed 2007: 890
  • Total Employed 2008: 820
  • Total Employed 2009: 750
  • Total Employed 2010: 650

Video Game Designers — Employment Trend

Video Game Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55440
  • Median Salary 2007: 59500
  • Median Salary 2008: 66140
  • Median Salary 2009: 66840
  • Median Salary 2010: 71210
  • Total Employed 2006: 1220
  • Total Employed 2007: 1300
  • Total Employed 2008: 1440
  • Total Employed 2009: 1420
  • Total Employed 2010: 1180

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Employment Trend

Commercial and Industrial Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50220
  • Median Salary 2007: 45150
  • Median Salary 2008: 49650
  • Median Salary 2009: 43680
  • Median Salary 2010: 53090
  • Total Employed 2006: 200
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 240

Set and Exhibit Designers — Employment Trend

Set and Exhibit Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41420
  • Median Salary 2007: 27770
  • Median Salary 2008: 28920
  • Median Salary 2009: 29460
  • Median Salary 2010: 29625
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Fashion Designers — Employment Trend

Fashion Designers — Employment Trend

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  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

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

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

  • Median Salary 2006: 42000
  • Median Salary 2007: 43430
  • Median Salary 2008: 44440
  • Median Salary 2009: 44300
  • Median Salary 2010: 44160
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Graphic Designers — Employment Trend

Graphic Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31950
  • Median Salary 2007: 33520
  • Median Salary 2008: 33900
  • Median Salary 2009: 35330
  • Median Salary 2010: 36560
  • Total Employed 2006: 1640
  • Total Employed 2007: 1970
  • Total Employed 2008: 2020
  • Total Employed 2009: 1950
  • Total Employed 2010: 1730

Kentucky vs National Design Employment

Kentucky vs National Design Employment

  • Employed in Kentucky: 0.825% (4430)

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1. ITT Technical Institute - Louisville

9500 Ormsby Station Road- Suite 100
Louisville, KY 40223
(502) 327-7424

ITT Technical Institute-Louisville offers one program in design and it is in the suburbs of Louisville, Kentucky. This school is one of 14 technical colleges in Kentucky. ITT ranks second in terms of enrollment in the state of Kentucky.

2. Brown Mackie College - Louisville

3605 Fern Valley Road
Louisville, KY 40219
(502) 968-7191

Brown Mackie College-Louisville is near the heart of downtown and this school offers one design program. 2,080 students seek degrees in 25 Brown Mackie College-Louisville programs, overall. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in design.

3. Daymar College - Louisville

4112 Fern Valley Road
Louisville, KY 40219
(502) 495-1040

Daymar College-Louisville offers two design programs. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in design and one associate's level design degree. It is 7.7 miles from the heart of downtown. 729 students seek degrees in 17 Daymar programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, Daymar ranks third in the state of Kentucky.

4. Daymar College - Paducah Main

509 South 30th Street
Paducah, KY 42001-8252
(270) 444-9950

Daymar College-Paducah Main is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is located in Paducah, KY. This school is one of several campuses. It offers subjects such as allied health, business management, and massage therapy. It offers 14 certificates, 17 associates level degrees, and three degrees at the bachelors level to students. In 2010, 466 students sought degrees from the 20 programs at Daymar. It is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.

5. ITT Technical Institute - Lexington

2473 Fortune Dr - Suite 180
Lexington, KY 40509
(859) 246-3300

ITT Technical Institute-Lexington offers one design program and ITT is in Lexington, Kentucky, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. ITT Tech is the fifth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering design.

6. Kentucky Wesleyan College

3000 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 926-3111

Kentucky Wesleyan College, which is 1.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in Owensboro, KY. This school offers two design programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level design degrees by it. 802 students pursue degrees in 38 Kentucky Wesleyan College programs, overall. This very small school is the oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in design.

7. The Sullivan College of Technology and Design

3901 Atkinson Square Dr
Louisville, KY 40218
(502) 456-6509

The Sullivan College of Technology and Design offers three design programs. Out of those, SCTD offers one certificate in design to students, one design degree at the associate's level, and one bachelor's level design degree. It is in the suburbs of Louisville, Kentucky. Overall, 719 students seek degrees in 14 programs at this specialized school. In terms of programs, SCTD is the biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering design.

8. The University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0032
(859) 257-9000

The University of Kentucky is in the center of Lexington. UK offers two design programs. Out of those, it offers one bachelor's level design degree to students and one master's level degree in design. It is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Kentucky. UK is the largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering design.