Design Schools In Texas

Texas has 75 accredited design schools where design faculty who teach design classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of design and design training in Texas, which includes design training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Abilene Christian University

    1600 Campus Court, Abilene, Texas 79699

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  2. Alvin Community College

    3110 Mustang Rd, Alvin, Texas 77511-4898

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  3. Amarillo College

    2011 S. Washington, Amarillo, Texas 79109

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  4. Angelina College

    3500 South First, Lufkin, Texas 75902-1768

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  5. The Art Institute of Houston

    1900 Yorktown Street, Houston, Texas 77056-4197

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  6. Austin Community College District

    5930 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, Texas 78752

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  7. Baylor University

    500 Speight Ave., Waco, Texas 76798

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Coastal Bend College

    3800 Charco Rd, Beeville, Texas 78102

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  9. Brookhaven College

    3939 Valley View Ln, Farmers Branch, Texas 75244-4997

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  10. Cedar Valley College

    3030 North Dallas Ave, Lancaster, Texas 75134-3799

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  11. Central Texas College

    6200 West Central Texas Expressway, Killeen, Texas 76549-4199

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  12. Del Mar College

    101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, Texas 78404-3897

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  13. DeVry University-Texas

    4800 Regent Blvd, Irving, Texas 75063-2439

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  14. Texas A & M University-Commerce

    2600 South Neal, Commerce, Texas 75429-3011

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  15. Eastfield College

    3737 Motley Dr, Mesquite, Texas 75150-2099

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  16. El Centro College

    801 Main Street, Dallas, Texas 75202-3604

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  17. El Paso Community College

    919 Hunter Drive, El Paso, Texas 79915-1908

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  18. South University-The Art Institute of Dallas

    8080 Park Lane #100, Dallas, Texas 75231-5993

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  19. Hardin-Simmons University

    2200 Hickory, Abilene, Texas 79698-0001

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  20. Hill College

    112 Lamar Dr, Hillsboro, Texas 76645

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  21. Houston Community College

    3100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002

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  22. University of Houston

    212 E. Cullen Building, Houston, Texas 77204-2018

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  23. University of the Incarnate Word

    4301 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas 78209

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  24. ITT Technical Institute-Arlington

    551 Ryan Plaza Dr, Arlington, Texas 76011

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  25. ITT Technical Institute-Houston West

    2950 S Gessner, Houston, Texas 77063-3751

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  26. Kilgore College

    1100 Broadway, Kilgore, Texas 75662-3299

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  27. Lamar University

    4400 MLK, Beaumont, Texas 77705

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  28. Lee College

    511 S Whiting, Baytown, Texas 77520

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  29. Lubbock Christian University

    5601 19th Street, Lubbock, Texas 79407-2099

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  30. College of the Mainland

    1200 Amburn Road, Texas City, Texas 77591-2499

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  31. McMurry University

    S 14th and Sayles Blvd, Abilene, Texas 79697

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  32. Midland College

    3600 N Garfield, Midland, Texas 79705

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  33. Wade College

    1950 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 4080 INFOMART, Dallas, Texas 75207

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  34. Navarro College

    3200 W 7th Avenue, Corsicana, Texas 75110

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  35. Lone Star College System

    5000 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, Texas 77381-4399

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  36. North Lake College

    5001 North MacArthur Blvd., Irving, Texas 75038-3899

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  37. University of North Texas

    Chestnut Ave., Denton, Texas 76203-1277

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  38. Richland College

    12800 Abrams Rd., Dallas, Texas 75243-2199

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  39. Saint Edward's University

    3001 S Congress Ave, Austin, Texas 78704

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  40. Sam Houston State University

    1806 Ave J, Huntsville, Texas 77340

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  41. San Antonio College

    1300 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, Texas 78212-4299

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  42. San Jacinto Community College

    8060 Spencer Hwy, Pasadena, Texas 77501-2007

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  43. Schreiner University

    2100 Memorial Blvd, Kerrville, Texas 78028-5697

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  44. South Plains College

    1401 S. College Ave, Levelland, Texas 79336

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  45. Texas State University-San Marcos

    601 University Dr, San Marcos, Texas 78666

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  46. Tarrant County College District

    1500 Houston St, Fort Worth, Texas 76102-6524

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  47. Texas State Technical College Waco

    3801 Campus Dr, Waco, Texas 76705

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  48. The University of Texas at Austin

    Austin, Texas 78712

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  49. The University of Texas at Dallas

    800 West Campbell Road, Richardson, Texas 75080-3021

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  50. The University of Texas at El Paso

    500 W. University Ave, El Paso, Texas 79968-0691

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  51. Texas Christian University

    2800 S University Dr, Fort Worth, Texas 76129

    97 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  52. Texas Tech University

    Broadway and University Avenue, Lubbock, Texas 79409-5005

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  53. Texas Woman's University

    304 Administration Dr, Denton, Texas 76201

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  54. Texas State Technical College Harlingen

    1902 North Loop 499, Harlingen, Texas 78550-3697

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  55. Texas State Technical College-West Texas

    300 Homer K. Taylor Drive, Sweetwater, Texas 79556

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  56. Tyler Junior College

    1400 East Fifth Street, Tyler, Texas 75798

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  57. Victoria College

    2200 E Red River, Victoria, Texas 77901

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  58. West Texas A & M University

    2501 4th Ave, Canyon, Texas 79016-0001

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  59. Collin County Community College District

    3452 Spur 399, McKinney, Texas 75069

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  60. ITT Technical Institute-Austin

    6330 Highway 290 East, Ste 150, Austin, Texas 78723

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  61. ITT Technical Institute-Houston North

    15651 North Freeway, Houston, Texas 77090

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  62. ITT Technical Institute-San Antonio

    5700 Northwest Pky, San Antonio, Texas 78249-3303

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  63. Remington College-Fort Worth Campus

    300 E. Loop 820, Fort Worth, Texas 76112-1225

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  64. Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf

    3200 Ave C, Big Spring, Texas 79720-7298

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  65. Northwest Vista College

    3535 North West Ellison Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78251

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  66. ITT Technical Institute-Webster

    1001 Magnolia Ave, Webster, Texas 77598

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  67. ITT Technical Institute-Richardson

    2101 Waterview Pky, Richardson, Texas 75080

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  68. American InterContinental University in Houston

    9999 Richmond Avenue, Houston, Texas 77042

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  69. The Art Institute of Austin

    101 W. Louis Henna Blvd, Suite 100, Austin, Texas 78728

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  70. The Art Institute of San Antonio

    10000 IH-10 W Ste 200, San Antonio, Texas 78230

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  71. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_DeSoto

    921 W Belt Line Rd Ste 181, DeSoto, Texas 75115

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Cities

  1. Design Schools in Houston, TX7 Schools
  2. Design Schools in San Antonio, TX5 Schools
  3. Design Schools in Austin, TX5 Schools
  4. Design Schools in Dallas, TX5 Schools
  5. Design Schools in Fort Worth, TX4 Schools
  6. Design Schools in Abilene, TX3 Schools
  7. Design Schools in Denton, TX2 Schools
  8. Design Schools in Irving, TX2 Schools
  9. Design Schools in Waco, TX2 Schools
  10. Design Schools in Richardson, TX2 Schools
  11. Design Schools in Lubbock, TX2 Schools
  12. Design Schools in El Paso, TX2 Schools
  13. Design Schools in Arlington, TX1 Schools
  14. Design Schools in Beeville, TX1 Schools
  15. Design Schools in Corpus Christi, TX1 Schools
  16. Design Schools in Killeen, TX1 Schools
  17. Design Schools in Harlingen, TX1 Schools
  18. Design Schools in Hillsboro, TX1 Schools
  19. Design Schools in San Marcos, TX1 Schools
  20. Design Schools in McKinney, TX1 Schools
  21. Design Schools in Canyon, TX1 Schools
  22. Design Schools in Amarillo, TX1 Schools
  23. Design Schools in Corsicana, TX1 Schools
  24. Design Schools in Huntsville, TX1 Schools
  25. Design Schools in Levelland, TX1 Schools
  26. Design Schools in Desoto, TX1 Schools
  27. Design Schools in Pasadena, TX1 Schools
  28. Design Schools in Lancaster, TX1 Schools
  29. Design Schools in Alvin, TX1 Schools
  30. Design Schools in Sweetwater, TX1 Schools
  31. Design Schools in Mesquite, TX1 Schools
  32. Design Schools in Baytown, TX1 Schools
  33. Design Schools in Texas City, TX1 Schools
  34. Design Schools in Midland, TX1 Schools
  35. Design Schools in Commerce, TX1 Schools
  36. Design Schools in Webster, TX1 Schools
  37. Design Schools in Big Spring, TX1 Schools
  38. Design Schools in Kilgore, TX1 Schools
  39. Design Schools in Beaumont, TX1 Schools
  40. Design Schools in Tyler, TX1 Schools
  41. Design Schools in Victoria, TX1 Schools
  42. Design Schools in Lufkin, TX1 Schools
  43. Design Schools in Kerrville, TX1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Texas Vs. National Design Employment

Texas 22,210
National 370,320

Approximately 6% of the country's design professionals work in Texas state.

Employment Growth for Design professionals In Texas

22,310 23,530 23,510 21,970 22,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Texas, the field of design is shrinking. 100 less design professionals were working in Texas in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Texas, this field has shrunk by 0% in four years. This decline is slower than the national trend for design professionals which shows a 8% decrease in the number of design professionals working around the nation.

Design VS. All Professions salaries in Texas

$47,640 $40,830 $48,704 $49,540 $50,818
$42,701 $44,703 $45,514 $47,910 $49,136
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by design professionals is increasing in Texas. Design professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $47,640 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $50,818 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Texas

10th percentile
$26,030
25th percentile
$33,836
50th percentile
$46,185
75th percentile
$61,012
90th percentile
$85,301

Thus, there was a 6% growth in design professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Texas, 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 228%

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Texas

Computer Animation
$57,740
Design
$50,818
Drafting
$52,390
Fashion Design
$62,640
Game Design
$73,582
Graphic Design
$44,590
Industrial Design
$64,970
Interior Design
$51,470
Visual Communications
$43,798
Web Design
$44,590

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
80
bachelor
52
master
7
doctor
1
Certificate
56
Total196

As the number of design professionals is decreasing in Texas state, the number of students graduating from the 75 accredited design schools in Texas state is decreasing. In Texas, there were 2,115 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,990 graduates from design courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 6% percent decrease in the number of design school degree or certificate graduates in Texas. A majority of these graduates, or 41%, graduated with a associate's degree in design.

Design Faculty Salaries in Texas

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