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

  • Design Researcher
  • Industrial Designer
  • Packaging Designer
  • Product Designer
  • Product Developer
  • Product Engineer
  • User Experience Designer

Types of Employers

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

Past Experience and Internship Database

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Salary and Employment Statistics

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