ArtCenter's Graduate Programs offer four specialized paths through which our students develop their professional expertise as industrial designers, with each Master of Science (MS) curriculum providing its own unique conceptual and applied approach to design thinking and making. Apply now or learn more about each program below.
Focusing on the parameters of sensory-based design, the study of Environmental Design deepens students' understanding of our relationship to the spaces we inhabit and the fixtures occupying them by looking beyond the confines of style to consider the links between the psychological, physical, emotional and sensory effects of design.
There are two tracks within this major:
Combining the pursuit of extraordinary product design and making skills with the knowledge, theories and methods that are essential for creating new value for enterprise and social innovation in a context of complex, project-based challenges.
Students enrolled in our Grad ID program have an opportunity to earn a dual MS/MBA degree in Innovation Systems Design, offered in conjunction with the Drucker School of Management.
Reimagining sustainable transportation and viable mobility solutions, Graduate Transportation Systems and Design prepares makers from a variety of academic backgrounds to become thought leaders for exciting new enterprises that will disrupt mobility practices and propel us forward into an inspired future.