Product Design

About the Major

Product design is about creating the future in the form of new objects, systems and services. It is inherently creative and interdisciplinary blending design, engineering, business, art, and humanities. Students in this major will gain experience generating, visualizing, and prototyping innovative concepts. Read more about the major.

Common Entry Level Job Titles

  • Product designers
  • Industrial designer
  • Packaging/graphic designer
  • Product engineer

Types of Employers

  • Consumer product companies
  • Industrial product companies
  • Product design consulting firms
  • Marketing firms
  • Medical device companies

Alumni Internship and Volunteer Contacts

In addition to finding current job and internship openings, use GoldPASS to search info and contacts for students' previously completed internships related to this major (to get ideas and contact information- not to get a list of openings). Select "Job Search"> "Internship Agreement Database."

Salary and Employment Statistics

See the employment and salary page for statistics on the most recent graduates and previous years.

Top Career Resources

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