TCU Design Ranked #30 Nationwide for 2020

Texas Christian University’s Design program was ranked #30 out of 216 schools nationwide. This puts the school’s program in the Top 15% of all Design programs in the United States. TCU improved its position 1 slot over the previous year’s ranking of 31.

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In TCU’s design program, you will be challenged to think outside of the box. Our faculty is composed of design professionals who will mentor you as you grow as a designer.

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Our graduates work in design studios; advertising agencies; corporate design departments; magazine, newspaper and book publishing all over the U.S. and the world. See where our students land after graduation.

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TCU’s design programs are rigorous, competitive and intensely creative. You’ll be challenged to push beyond your comfort zone to learn, grow and improve.

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Celebrating 150 Years of Fine Arts at TCU
  Kick-off TCU’s 150th anniversary with “A Sesquicentennial Fine Arts Spectrum,” an evening of performances and presentations showcasing t...
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David Elizalde, the Department of Design Chair.
David Elizalde Named Department of Design Chair
When David Elizalde ’06 looked at his math notes and saw more doodles on the side of the page than writing, he knew he wanted to pursue the arts in ...
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College of Fine Arts graduates
Celebrating Our 2022 Graduates
The TCU College of Fine Arts is preparing to graduate an outstanding fall 2022 class. Three of its graduates include Kaitlin Weeks from the School of ...
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Jan Ballard, instructor of design
Poster Exhibition Explores Issues of Gender Inequality
“Women’s Rights Are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence and Discrimination” is an exhibition of 100 poster...
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A Career Perfectly Designed for Lewis Glaser
Lewis Glaser, M.F.A., retires as a professor and chair of the Department of Design. He shares his dynamic 35-year career in the graphic arts at the Co...
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