Art, Design & Graphics

Live, breathe and succeed in the arts with degrees that unlock your professional potential.
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Enhance your love of printing, web, animation, fashion, textiles, graphics, design, sculpture, painting or other artistic pursuits through this cluster. Your career options will be limited only by your imagination.

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2021–2022 Art, Design & Graphics Career Outcomes

Hands-on curriculum, co-op/internship experiences, and industry partnerships lead to successful outcomes.

  Total Degrees % Employed or Continuing Education Average Salary
B.F.A. Animation & Digital Media 31 100% $34K
B.F.A. Game Design & Development  35 94% $46K
B.F.A. Graphic Design & Interactive Media 45 97% $40K
B.F.A. Industrial & Product Design 35 100% $45K
B.F.A. Interior Design 28 100% $47K
B.F.A. Studio Art 15 90% NA
B.S. Graphic Communications 18 100% $42K
B.S. Video Production 3 100% NA
Total 210 98% $42K
Partial List of Employers
  • 3M
  • Abbott
  • Activision Blizzard
  • Adelyn Charles Interiors
  • Allobee
  • Ardisam, Inc.
  • Ashley Furniture Industries
  • BCI Burke Company
  • BKV Group
  • Bolger
  • Cambria
  • Colder Products Company
  • DAS Group, Inc.
  • ESG Architecture and Design
  • Ghidorzi Companies
  • Gray Television
  • Heinzen Printing
  • Japs Olson Company
  • Kalco Lighting
  • King Show Games, Inc.
  • Linhoff Photo
  • Mayo Healthcare
  • Mercyhealth
  • MGS Mfg. Group
  • Mittera
  • Mood Interior Design
  • MSR Design
  • Nordic Ware
  • Oshkosh Corporation
  • Pablo Center at the Confluence
  • PBS Wisconsin
  • Plaudit Design
  • Raven Lousie Designs
  • Realityworks, INC
  • REM5 Virtual Reality Laboratory
  • Rogue Productions
  • SAS Architects & Planners, LLC
  • Sign Art
  • Stocks Design Co.
  • Target
  • The Waraksa Group
  • TTX
  • UNO Branding
  • Vela Creative Interior Design
  • VKB Homes
  • Vomela Speciality Company
  • Walt Disney Imagineering
  • Whitewater Community Television
  • World Architects and Engineers
  • Worzalla
  • WXOW/WQOW TV, Inc.
Graduate Job Titles
  • 3D Animator
  • Animator/Illustrator
  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Concept Artist
  • Content Producer
  • Creative Associate
  • Custom Furniture Designer
  • Design Associate
  • Designer
  • Digital Artist
  • Digital Designer
  • Fabrication and Production Assistant
  • Fabricator
  • Freelance Artist
  • Graphic Artist
  • Graphic Designer
  • Industrial Designer
  • Interior Designer
  • Junior Environment Artist
  • Junior Industrial Design
  • Junior Interior Designer
  • Junior Product Designer
  • Labeling Specialist
  • Lead Designer
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Media Specialist
  • Motion Design
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Owner
  • Pre-Press Operator
  • Product Designer
  • Production Assistant
  • Production Designer
  • Project Coordinator
  • Project Manager
  • Promotion Producer
  • Quality Assurance
  • Radio and Television Technical Director
  • Sales Design Consultant
  • Sales Floor Team Member
  • Stop Motion Animator
  • Technical Designer
  • Videographer
  • Web Designer

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