Design & Applied Arts at Texas Christian University

Design & Applied Arts at Texas Christian University

The Design & Applied Arts major is part of the visual & performing arts program at Texas Christian University.

We've gathered data and other essential information about the program, such as the average salary of graduates, ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more. Also, learn how TCU ranks among other schools offering degrees in design.

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Featured Design & Applied Arts Programs

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Design & Applied Arts Degrees Available at TCU

TCU Design Rankings

TCU is in the top 10% of the country for design. More specifically it was ranked #31 out of 562 schools by College Factual. It is also ranked #3 in Texas.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Design & Applied Arts Bachelor’s Degree Schools 32
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Design & Applied Arts 128
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Design & Applied Arts 257
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Design & Applied Arts 373

Popularity of Design at TCU

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Texas Christian University handed out 37 bachelor's degrees in design and applied arts. Due to this, the school was ranked #187 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 5% over the previous year when 39 degrees were handed out.

How Much Do Design Graduates from TCU Make?

Salary of Design Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

Design majors who earn their bachelor's degree from TCU go on to jobs where they make a median salary of $45,100 a year. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is higher than the national average of $30,900 for all design bachelor's degree recipients.


How Much Student Debt Do Design Graduates from TCU Have?

Student Debt of Design Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at TCU, design students borrow a median amount of $20,500 in student loans. This is not too bad considering that the median debt load of all design bachelor's degree recipients across the country is $27,000.


The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the design program at TCU is $213 per month.

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TCU Design Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the design majors at Texas Christian University.

TCU Design & Applied Arts Bachelor’s Program

The design program at TCU awarded 37 bachelor's degrees in 2019-2020. About 3% of these degrees went to men with the other 97% going to women.


The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at TCU are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 81% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Texas Christian University with a bachelor's in design.

Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 4
White 30
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 1

Related Major Annual Graduates
Music 42
Drama & Theater Arts 30
Fine & Studio Arts 18
Dance 13

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