Industrial Design

The Design School's Industrial Design program regularly ranks among the top in the nation. Most recently, the program was ranked #20 by The Art Career Project (2018)

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A Degree in Industrial Design

The Industrial Design program prepares students for a professional career in product design, specializing in the development of manufactured objects used by people on a daily basis. By developing products that are innovative, useful, safe, aesthetically appropriate, ecologically sound and socially beneficial, the industrial design profession serves the needs of society, consumers, manufacturers and the environment.

Industrial Design

Student showing industrial design product

Industrial designers are responsible for the design of product and service systems that people...

Student holding a design project

The MID in industrial design is a studio-based program in which students learn to design new...

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The MSD in industrial design is meant for individuals interested in advanced studies in:


Program Head

Meet our Industrial Design Faculty

Dean Bacalzo
Clinical Asst Professor
Jacques Giard
Donald Herring
Clinical Assoc Prof
Lauren McDermott
Assoc Professor
Dosun Shin
Assoc Professor
John Takamura
Asst Dir & Assoc Professor
Joseph Velasquez
Asst Clinical Professor MY
Philip White
Assoc Professor

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