Art, Design & Graphics

Live, breathe and succeed in the arts with degrees that unlock your professional potential.
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Enhance your love of printing, web, animation, fashion, textiles, graphics, design, sculpture, painting or other artistic pursuits through this cluster. Your career options will be limited only by your imagination.

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2022–2023 Art, Design & Graphics Career Outcomes

Hands-on curriculum, co-op/internship experiences, and industry partnerships lead to successful outcomes.

 Total Degrees% Employed or Continuing EducationAverage Salary
B.F.A. Animation & Digital Media2188%NA
B.S. Fashion & Retail24100%$53K
B.F.A. Game Design & Development 3195%$40K
B.S. Graphic Communications17100%$43K
B.F.A. Graphic Design & Interactive Media4697%$46K
B.F.A. Industrial & Product Design31100%$46K
B.F.A. Interior Design3697%$46K
B.F.A. Studio Art22100%$26K
B.S. Video Production19100%$40K
Total24798%$44K
Partial List of Employers
  • 3M
  • Allison + Partners
  • Amplio Marketing
  • Ashley Furniture Industries
  • Atmosphere Commerical Interiors
  • Bolger
  • Boston Scientific
  • Brooks Stevens, Inc.
  • Callan Publishing, Inc.
  • Carlson Print Group
  • CSI Creative
  • Daily Printing, Inc.
  • DEC Graphics
  • Emerson
  • Fritz & Lloyd Interiors
  • Gerhard's
  • Harms Creative, LLC
  • Hennick Entertainment
  • Henricksen
  • HSR Associates
  • Infinite Campus
  • King Show Games, Inc.
  • King Technology
  • Leary Studios
  • Leerburg
  • Midwest Sinage
  • Milwaukee Tool
  • Mittera Group
  • MNFX
  • Mood Interior Designs
  • National Presto Industries, Inc.
  • Perkins & Will
  • Phillips-Medisize
  • Powertex Group
  • Procter & Gamble (P&G)
  • Quad In-Store
  • Rosenbauer America, LLC
  • Royle Printing
  • Shea Design
  • Shutterfly, LLC.
  • Southwest Graphics
  • Studio MLM
  • The Bernard Group
  • The IMAGINE Group
  • TivoliToo
  • Trek Bicycle Corporation
  • Tucker Thomas Interior Design
  • Vertico Studios
  • Wiha Tools USA
  • Wold Architects & Engineers
Graduate Job Titles
  • 2D Game Artist
  • 3D Product Visualization Artist
  • Account Coordinator
  • Advertising Graphic Designer
  • Art Teacher
  • Artist
  • Associate Interior Designer
  • Ceramics Artist-in-Residence
  • CAD Drafter
  • Design Consultant
  • Designer
  • Electrical Detail Drafter
  • Electronic Press Operator
  • Estimator
  • Fabricator
  • Field Technician
  • Freelance Designer
  • Gallery Administrator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Graphic Technician
  • Industrial Designer
  • Interior Designer
  • Junior Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Junior Interior Designer
  • Junior Production Designer
  • Logistics Facilitator
  • Manager
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Molding Operator
  • Prepress Operator
  • Print Assistant
  • Print Shop Associate
  • Product Developer
  • Project Manager
  • Survey Technician
  • Tattoo Apprentice
  • Technology Assistant
  • Photographer
  • Video Producer
  • Videographer
  • Visual Designer
  • Wedding Videographer

Graduate Degree Programs


Art, Design & Graphics

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Design Wisconsin coming to UW-Stout in 2025; student wins Merit Award during event at Milwaukee Tool Featured Image

Design Wisconsin coming to UW-Stout in 2025; student wins Merit Award during event at Milwaukee Tool

Design professionals from around Wisconsin representing some of the state’s biggest and best-known brands gathered May 18 for the third annual Design Wisconsin.
Students in engineering, dietetics, construction, design receive national, regional honors Featured Image

Students in engineering, dietetics, construction, design receive national, regional honors

Sixteen students at UW-Stout in four career fields have been recognized this spring nationally, statewide and regionally.
Milwaukee Tool to host UW-Stout’s third annual Design Wisconsin event Featured Image

Milwaukee Tool to host UW-Stout’s third annual Design Wisconsin event

UW-Stout, the Industrial Designers Society of America-Milwaukee chapter and an iconic Wisconsin company, Milwaukee Tool, are set to host Design Wisconsin.

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