25 Best Graphic Design Schools 2020

The 25 schools on this list offer the top bachelor's degrees in graphic design, based on median salary one year out of college. Rochester Institute of Technology tops the list with a starting salary of $51,100 for graphic design BFA students. Graphic design majors at Indian River College graduated with a median debt of $9,000, the lowest median student debt on the list. California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo ranks at number two with a starting salary of $50,100 and the second lowest median debt, at $16,500.

Tuition, median salaries, and median debt were reported by the U.S. Department of Education. View our methodology for more details about these rankings or read more about the top-ranked schools.

2020 Best Colleges Highlights

Learn more about the top five colleges for a in degree. You can also read student reviews of each school by clicking on the stars. Although student reviews were not used as a ranking factor in this list, we provide ratings and reviews so students can consider the experience of alumni in their decision-making process.