Design Schools In Idaho

Design classes faculty can choose to work at one of 12 accredited design schools in Idaho. The trends in Idaho's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in design includes design training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Boise State University

    1910 University Dr, Boise, Idaho 83725

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  2. Eastern Idaho Technical College

    1600 S 25th E, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83404-5788

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  3. Idaho State University

    921 S 8th Ave, Pocatello, Idaho 83209

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  4. University of Idaho

    875 Perimeter Drive, Moscow, Idaho 83844-2282

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  5. Lewis-Clark State College

    500 8th Ave, Lewiston, Idaho 83501-2698

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  6. ITT Technical Institute-Boise

    12302 W. Explorer Dr, Boise, Idaho 83713-1529

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  7. North Idaho College

    1000 West Garden Avenue, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814-2199

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  8. Northwest Nazarene University

    623 S. Holly St, Nampa, Idaho 83686-5897

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  9. Brigham Young University-Idaho

    525 S Center, Rexburg, Idaho 83460

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  10. College of Southern Idaho

    315 Falls Ave., Twin Falls, Idaho 83301

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  11. University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus

    3080 Gentry Way, Suite 150, Meridian, Idaho 83642-5114

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  12. College of Western Idaho

    5500 East Opportunity Drive, Nampa, Idaho 83687

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Idaho Vs. National Design Employment

Idaho 1,730
National 370,320

Of all of the design professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Idaho state.

Employment Growth for Design professionals In Idaho

2,100 2,180 1,960 1,890 1,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Idaho, the field of design is shrinking. There were 370 less design professionals working in Idaho in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of design professionals has shrunk by 18%. 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 Idaho

$42,432 $41,510 $41,477 $33,614 $39,412
$39,304 $39,293 $42,361 $42,993 $44,477
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Idaho, as the number of design professionals is declining, the salaries earned by design professionals are decreasing. Design professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $42,432 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $39,412 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Idaho

10th percentile
$23,980
25th percentile
$27,817
50th percentile
$33,660
75th percentile
$47,503
90th percentile
$63,262

This represents a decline in salaries of 8%. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In the state of Idaho, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of design. The pay differential between the highest paid design professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 164%

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Idaho

Computer Animation
$51,600
Design
$39,412
Drafting
$50,045
Game Design
$55,635
Graphic Design
$36,770
Industrial Design
$37,110
Interior Design
$42,300
Visual Communications
$37,360
Web Design
$36,770

In Idaho, design professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
11
bachelor
9
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total23

The number of students graduating from the 12 accredited design schools in Idaho is increasing. In Idaho, there were 110 graduates in 2006. And there were 165 graduates from design courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of design school degree or certificate graduates in Idaho by 50%. A majority of these graduates, or 48%, graduated with a associate's degree in design.

Design Faculty Salaries in Idaho

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