Design Schools In Florida

In Florida, there are 81 accredited schools where design classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in Florida, and the future trends in design training at the following levels:

  • Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Design
  • Bachelors degree in Design
  • Masters degree in Design


Schools

  1. The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale

    1799 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316-3000

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  2. Atlantic Technical Center

    4700 Coconut Creek Parkway, Coconut Creek, Florida 33063-3902

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  3. Lynn University

    3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, Florida 33431-5598

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  4. Brevard Community College

    1519 Clearlake Rd, Cocoa, Florida 32922

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  5. Broward College

    225 E las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

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  6. Charlotte Technical Center

    18150 Murdock Circle, Port Charlotte, Florida 33948-3399

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  7. Daytona State College

    1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach, Florida 32114

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  8. South University-West Palm Beach

    9801 Belvedere Road, Royal Palm Beach, Florida 33411

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  9. Eckerd College

    4200 54th Ave S, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33711-4700

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  10. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

    Tallahassee, Florida 32307

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  11. Florida State College at Jacksonville

    501 W State St, Jacksonville, Florida 32202

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  12. Flagler College

    74 King Street, Saint Augustine, Florida 32084

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  13. Florida International University

    11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, Florida 33199

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  14. Florida Southern College

    111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, Florida 33801-5698

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  15. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

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  16. Florida Technical College

    12689 Challenger Parkway Suite 130, Orlando, Florida 32826

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  17. University of Florida

    355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. Full Sail University

    3300 University Blvd, Winter Park, Florida 32792-7429

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  19. George Stone Career Center

    2400 Longleaf Dr, Pensacola, Florida 32526-8922

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  20. Indian River State College

    3209 Virginia Ave, Fort Pierce, Florida 34981-5596

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  21. International Academy of Design and Technology-Tampa

    5104 Eisenhower Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33634

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  22. AI Miami International University of Art and Design

    1501 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, Florida 33132-1418

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  23. ITT Technical Institute-Tampa

    4809 Memorial Hwy, Tampa, Florida 33634-7350

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  24. Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale

    1500 NW 49th St., Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309

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  25. Florida Gateway College

    Highway 90 East, Lake City, Florida 32025-2007

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  26. Lake Technical Center

    2001 Kurt Street, Eustis, Florida 32726

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  27. Lake-Sumter Community College

    9501 US Hwy 441, Leesburg, Florida 34788-8751

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  28. Lee County High Tech Center Central

    3800 Michigan Ave, Fort Myers, Florida 33916-2204

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  29. Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center

    750 NW 20 Street, Miami, Florida 33127

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  30. State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota

    5840 26th St W, Bradenton, Florida 34207

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  31. Miami Dade College

    300 NE 2nd Ave., Miami, Florida 33132-2297

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  32. University of Miami

    University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  33. Northwest Florida State College

    100 College Blvd, Niceville, Florida 32578-1295

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  34. Orlando Tech

    301 W Amelia Street, Orlando, Florida 32801-1197

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  35. Palm Beach Atlantic University-West Palm Beach

    901 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

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  36. Palm Beach State College

    4200 Congress Ave, Lake Worth, Florida 33461-4796

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  37. Pensacola State College

    1000 College Blvd, Pensacola, Florida 32504-8998

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  38. Pinellas Technical Education Center-Clearwater

    6100 154th Ave N, Clearwater, Florida 33760-2140

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  39. Radford M Locklin Technical Center

    5330 Berryhill Rd, Milton, Florida 32570-8188

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  40. Ringling College of Art and Design

    2700 North Tamiami Tr, Sarasota, Florida 34234-5895

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  41. Robert Morgan Educational Center

    18180 SW 122nd Ave, Miami, Florida 33177

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  42. First Coast Technical College

    2980 Collins Ave, Saint Augustine, Florida 32084-1919

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  43. St Petersburg College

    6021 142nd Ave, Largo, Florida 33760

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  44. Santa Fe College

    3000 NW 83rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32606

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  45. Seminole State College of Florida

    100 Weldon Blvd, Sanford, Florida 32773-6199

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  46. Sheridan Technical Center

    5400 Sheridan St, Hollywood, Florida 33021

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  47. Saint Johns River State College

    5001 Saint Johns Ave, Palatka, Florida 32177

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  48. Tallahassee Community College

    444 Appleyard Dr, Tallahassee, Florida 32304-2895

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  49. The University of Tampa

    401 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33606-1490

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  50. Tom P Haney Technical Center

    3016 Hwy 77, Panama City, Florida 32405

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  51. Valencia Community College

    190 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32801

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  52. Rasmussen College-Florida

    2221 SW 19th Avenue Road, Ocala, Florida 34471-7751

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  53. Westside Tech

    955 E Story Rd, Winter Garden, Florida 34787-3733

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  54. Winter Park Tech

    901 Webster Ave, Winter Park, Florida 32789

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  55. Southwest Florida College

    1685 Medical Lane, Fort Myers, Florida 33907-1108

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  56. Brewster Technical Center

    2222 N Tampa St, Tampa, Florida 33602-2196

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  57. D G Erwin Technical Center

    2010 E Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, Florida 33610-8255

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  58. ITT Technical Institute-Lake Mary

    1400 South International Parkway South, Lake Mary, Florida 32746

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  59. ITT Technical Institute-Jacksonville

    7011 A.C. Skinner Pkwy, Suite 140, Jacksonville, Florida 32256

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  60. Florida National College-Main Campus

    4425 West 20 Avenue, Hialeah, Florida 33012

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  61. ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale

    3401 S University Dr, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33328

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  62. College of Business and Technology

    8765 SW 165 Ave, Suite 114, Miami, Florida 33193

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  63. Technical Education Center-Osceola

    501 Simpson Rd, Kissimmee, Florida 34744

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  64. ITT Technical Institute-Miami

    7955 NW 12th St, Ste 119, Miami, Florida 33126

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  65. Lee County High Tech Center North

    360 Santa Barbara Blvd North, Cape Coral, Florida 33993-2479

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  66. University of Phoenix-Central Florida Campus

    2290 Lucien Way, Suite 400, Maitland, Florida 32751-7001

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  67. University of Phoenix-South Florida Campus

    600 N. Pine Island Road Suite 500, Plantation, Florida 33324-1393

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  68. University of Phoenix-North Florida Campus

    4500 Salisbury Road N Ste 200, Jacksonville, Florida 32216-0959

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  69. University of Phoenix-West Florida Campus

    12802 Tampa Oaks Blvd Ste 200, Temple Terrace, Florida 33637-1920

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  70. American InterContinental University in Weston

    2250 North Commerce Pkwy, Weston, Florida 33326

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  71. DeVry University-Florida

    2300 SW 145th Ave, Miramar, Florida 33027-4150

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  72. International Academy of Design and Technology in Orlando

    6039 South Rio Grande Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32809

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  73. College of Business and Technology-Flagler Campus

    8230 W Flagler St., Miami, Florida 33144

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  74. ITT Technical Institute-St. Petersburg

    877 Executive Center Dr. West, Suite 100, St. Petersburg, Florida 33702

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  75. Digital Media Arts College

    5400 Broken Sound Blvd NW #100, Boca Raton, Florida 33487

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  76. International Academy of Design and Technology-Online

    5104 Eisenhower Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33634

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  77. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Fort Myers

    13500 Powers Court Ste 100, Fort Myers, Florida 33912

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  78. College of Business and Technology-Cutler Bay

    19151 South Dixie Hwy # 205, Cutler Bay, Florida 33157

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  79. Immokalee Technical Center

    508 N 9th St, Immokalee, Florida 34142

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  80. Marchman Technical Education Center

    7825 Campus Dr., New Port Richey, Florida 34653

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  81. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Tallahassee

    2639 N Monroe St Building A Ste 100, Tallahassee, Florida 32303

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Cities

  1. Design Schools in Miami, FL8 Schools
  2. Design Schools in Tampa, FL6 Schools
  3. Design Schools in Orlando, FL4 Schools
  4. Design Schools in Tallahassee, FL4 Schools
  5. Design Schools in Fort Lauderdale, FL4 Schools
  6. Design Schools in Fort Myers, FL3 Schools
  7. Design Schools in Jacksonville, FL3 Schools
  8. Design Schools in Gainesville, FL2 Schools
  9. Design Schools in Winter Park, FL2 Schools
  10. Design Schools in Saint Augustine, FL2 Schools
  11. Design Schools in Pensacola, FL2 Schools
  12. Design Schools in Boca Raton, FL2 Schools
  13. Design Schools in Milton, FL1 Schools
  14. Design Schools in Lake Worth, FL1 Schools
  15. Design Schools in Winter Garden, FL1 Schools
  16. Design Schools in Niceville, FL1 Schools
  17. Design Schools in Fort Pierce, FL1 Schools
  18. Design Schools in Saint Petersburg, FL1 Schools
  19. Design Schools in Cutler Bay, FL1 Schools
  20. Design Schools in Eustis, FL1 Schools
  21. Design Schools in Clearwater, FL1 Schools
  22. Design Schools in Maitland, FL1 Schools
  23. Design Schools in Largo, FL1 Schools
  24. Design Schools in Sanford, FL1 Schools
  25. Design Schools in Lakeland, FL1 Schools
  26. Design Schools in Lake City, FL1 Schools
  27. Design Schools in Cape Coral, FL1 Schools
  28. Design Schools in Cocoa, FL1 Schools
  29. Design Schools in Port Charlotte, FL1 Schools
  30. Design Schools in Hialeah, FL1 Schools
  31. Design Schools in Immokalee, FL1 Schools
  32. Design Schools in Daytona Beach, FL1 Schools
  33. Design Schools in Hollywood, FL1 Schools
  34. Design Schools in Bradenton, FL1 Schools
  35. Design Schools in Palatka, FL1 Schools
  36. Design Schools in Sarasota, FL1 Schools
  37. Design Schools in Ocala, FL1 Schools
  38. Design Schools in Panama City, FL1 Schools
  39. Design Schools in Weston, FL1 Schools
  40. Design Schools in New Port Richey, FL1 Schools
  41. Design Schools in Lake Mary, FL1 Schools
  42. Design Schools in West Palm Beach, FL1 Schools
  43. Design Schools in Kissimmee, FL1 Schools
  44. Design Schools in Leesburg, FL1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National Design Employment

Florida 18,950
National 370,320

Of all of the design professionals that work in the US, approximately 5% work in Florida state.

Employment Growth for Design professionals In Florida

22,100 22,400 22,990 20,470 18,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Florida, design is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 3,150 less design professionals working in Florida than there were in 2006. Thus, in Florida, this field has shrunk by 14% in four years. This is faster than the trend for design professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of design professionals has shrunk by 8% between 2006 and 2010.

Design VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$42,770 $43,823 $46,445 $48,145 $49,632
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by design professionals is increasing in Florida. Design professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $42,770 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $49,632 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Florida

10th percentile
$27,144
25th percentile
$34,830
50th percentile
$45,068
75th percentile
$59,448
90th percentile
$79,476

Thus, design professionals' salaries grew by 14% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of design, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid design professionals earning 193% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Florida state.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Florida

Computer Animation
$54,440
Design
$49,632
Drafting
$48,142
Fashion Design
$62,290
Game Design
$64,575
Graphic Design
$42,700
Industrial Design
$56,820
Interior Design
$48,770
Visual Communications
$39,060
Web Design
$42,700

In Florida, design professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Design programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida

associate
58
bachelor
50
master
8
doctor
0
Certificate
36
Total152

As the number of design professionals is decreasing in Florida state, the number of students graduating from the 81 accredited design schools in Florida state is decreasing. In 2006, 2,390 students graduated from design courses in Florida. And in 2010, 2,334 students graduated.

Thus there was a 2% percent decrease in the number of design school degree or certificate graduates in Florida. Most of these graduates, or 38%, earned a associate's degree in design.

Design Faculty Salaries in Florida

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