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Design Schools
In Fargo, North Dakota

There are 2 design schools in Fargo for faculty to choose from. The trends in Fargo's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Fargo Vs. North Dakota Design Employment

Fargo 340
North Dakota 780

Of the 780 design professionals employed in North Dakota, 340 work in Fargo. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of design professionals in Fargo has grown by 3%. As the number of design professionals in Fargo has increased, overall employment in Fargo has also increased.

Fargo Vs. North Dakota Design employment growth

920 930 880 830 780
330 350 370 360 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Fargo

Design VS. All professions salaries in Fargo

$24,880 $26,677 $29,777 $34,488 $32,400
$34,040 $34,940 $36,500 $36,960 $37,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Fargo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fargo

Salaries for design professionals in Fargo have increased. In 2010 design professionals in Fargo reportedly earned an average salary of $32,400 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Fargo was $24,880 per year. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Fargo is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Fargo

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Design professionals in Fargo earn a median salary of $31,527 per year. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Fargo

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Interior Design
Game Design

Design professional salaries in Fargo are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Fargo


Many of Fargo's design professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited design schools in the city.

Design Programs Offered In Fargo


Fargo's design school offers one design degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Fargo


In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Fargo, North Dakota

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