Industrial Design

Arizona State University

Master On Campus
24 months
1400 USD/credit
1308 USD/credit
837 USD/credit
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The MID in Industrial Design from Arizona State University is a studio-based program in which students learn to design new products and service systems that solve critical global problems.


The programme

  • Students engage in research, brainstorming, idea visualization, prototyping and testing of creative solutions that address critical problems faced in the world today.
  • Graduates of this Industrial Design program from Arizona State University will be adept in using principles of design innovation, sustainability and systems thinking in problem-solving and after graduation often find positions in industry and academia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Modeling
  • Foundation Industrial Design Seminar
  • Foundation Industrial Design Studio
  • Visual Methods for Problem Solving
  • Materials and Design
  • 20th Century Design
  • Core Industrial Design Studio
  • Design Presentation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts.

Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree from a regionally accredited institution.

Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.00 cumulative GPA.

All applicants must submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • a portfolio, letter of intent and contact information of three references submitted via SlideRoom 
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1400 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1400 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1308 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1308 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    837 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 837 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Industrial Design
Arizona State University


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