Design Schools In Missouri

In Missouri, there are 43 accredited schools where design classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Missouri'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


Schools

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Earth City

    3640 Corporate Trail Drive, Earth City, Missouri 63045

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  2. University of Central Missouri

    Warrensburg, Missouri 64093

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  3. Columbia College in Columbia on Rogers

    1001 Rogers Street, Columbia, Missouri 65216

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  4. DeVry University-Missouri

    11224 Holmes Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64131-3626

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  5. Drury University

    900 N.Benton, Springfield, Missouri 65802-3791

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  6. East Central College

    1964 Prairie Dell Rd, Union, Missouri 63084

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  7. Hickey College

    940 Westport Plaza, Saint Louis, Missouri 63146

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  8. Jefferson College

    1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro, Missouri 63050-2440

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  9. Kansas City Art Institute

    4415 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City, Missouri 64111-1874

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  10. Lindenwood University

    209 S Kingshighway, Saint Charles, Missouri 63301-1695

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  11. Maryville University of Saint Louis

    650 Maryville University Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141-7299

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  12. Missouri Western State University

    4525 Downs Dr, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64507

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  13. Northwest Missouri State University

    800 University Drive, Maryville, Missouri 64468-6001

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  14. College of the Ozarks

    100 Opportunity Avenue, Point Lookout, Missouri 65726-0017

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  15. Park University

    8700 NW River Park Dr, Parkville, Missouri 64152-3795

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  16. Stevens Institute of Business & Arts

    1521 Washington Avenue, Saint Louis, Missouri 63103

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  17. Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley

    3201 SW Trafficway, Kansas City, Missouri 64111-2429

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  18. Saint Louis Community College-Meramec

    11333 Big Bend Blvd, Kirkwood, Missouri 63122

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  19. Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley

    3400 Pershall Rd, Saint Louis, Missouri 63135

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  20. Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park

    5600 Oakland Ave, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110

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  21. Southwest Baptist University

    1600 University Ave, Bolivar, Missouri 65613-2596

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  22. State Fair Community College

    3201 W 16th Street, Sedalia, Missouri 65301-2199

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  23. Stephens College

    1200 E Broadway, Columbia, Missouri 65215

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  24. Missouri State University

    901 S National, Springfield, Missouri 65897

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  25. Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff

    2080 Three Rivers Blvd, Poplar Bluff, Missouri 63901

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  26. Washington University in St Louis

    One Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, Missouri 63130-4899

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  27. Webster University

    470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, Missouri 63119-3194

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  28. William Woods University

    One University Avenue, Fulton, Missouri 65251-1098

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  29. Vatterott College in Berkeley

    8580 Evans Avenue, Berkeley, Missouri 63134

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  30. National American University-Independence

    3620 Arrowhead Avenue, Independence, Missouri 64057

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  31. Pike-Lincoln Technical Center

    342 Vo-Tech Rd, Eolia, Missouri 63344-0038

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  32. St Charles Community College

    4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr, Cottleville, Missouri 63376-0975

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  33. Hannibal Career and Technical Center

    4550 McMasters Ave, Hannibal, Missouri 63401-2285

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  34. Sanford-Brown College in Saint Peters

    100 Richmond Center Blvd, Saint Peters, Missouri 63376

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  35. South Central Career Center

    610 E Olden, West Plains, Missouri 65775

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  36. ITT Technical Institute-Arnold

    1930 Meyer Drury Dr, Arnold, Missouri 63010

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  37. Vatterott College in Sunset Hills

    12900 Maurer Industrial Dr, Sunset Hills, Missouri 63127-1516

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  38. University of Phoenix-St Louis Campus

    13801 Riverport Dr Ste 102, Saint Louis, Missouri 63043-4828

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  39. University of Phoenix-Kansas City Campus

    901 E 104th St Ste 200, Kansas City, Missouri 64131-3459

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  40. University of Phoenix-Springfield Campus

    1343 E Kingsley St, Springfield, Missouri 65804-7216

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  41. ITT Technical Institute-Kansas City

    9150 East 41st Place, Kansas City, Missouri 64133

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  42. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Springfield

    3216 S. National Ave, Springfield, Missouri 65807

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  43. American College of Technology

    2300 Frederick Ave, Suite 208, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National Design Employment

Missouri 7,000
National 370,320

Of all of the design professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Missouri.

Employment Growth for Design professionals In Missouri

8,180 8,510 8,410 7,710 7,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Missouri, the field of design is shrinking. In Missouri, 1,180 less design professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of design professionals has shrunk by 14%. 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 Missouri

$45,583 $46,609 $45,666 $47,749 $47,660
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of design professionals is declining, the salaries paid to design professionals are increasing in Missouri. The mean salary for design professionals in 2006 was $45,583 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $47,660 per year.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Missouri

10th percentile
$24,456
25th percentile
$31,457
50th percentile
$43,151
75th percentile
$60,264
90th percentile
$77,134

This represents a growth in salaries of 4%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Missouri state, within the field of design, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid design professionals earn 215% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Missouri

Computer Animation
$50,050
Design
$47,660
Drafting
$48,898
Fashion Design
$50,540
Game Design
$67,275
Graphic Design
$44,910
Industrial Design
$52,330
Interior Design
$45,970
Visual Communications
$46,380
Web Design
$44,910

In Missouri, 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 Missouri

associate
23
bachelor
30
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
17
Total70

As the number of design professionals is decreasing in Missouri state, the number of students graduating from the 43 accredited design schools in Missouri state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 685 design graduates from design courses in Missouri and in 2010 there were 588 graduates.

This represents a 14% decrease in the number of design degree or certificate school graduates in Missouri state. 43% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in design.

Design Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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