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Design Leaders Begin Here

Studying at The Modern creates opportunities in the design careers of tomorrow. Our 93–100%* job placement rate gives students confidence—they know the classes they take form their professional future. Explore some of the jobs our alumni currently hold. *100% of graduates eligible for career services who began the design program on August 31, 2012 (51 of 51) gained employment in the design field by June 24, 2015. 98% of graduates eligible for career services who began the design program on August 26, 2013 (52 out of 53) gained employment in the design field by June 30, 2016. 93% of graduates eligible for career services who began the design program on August 25, 2014 (50 of 54) gained employment in the design field by July 30, 2017. 94% of graduates eligible for career services who began the design program on August 24, 2015 (67 of 71) gained employment in the design field by July 9, 2018.

Art Director

Every new look needs a leader. Unify the vision and ensure that all creative materials are aligned, strategic, and on-brand.

Business Owner

You’ve got the drive and passion to build something brand new. We’ll give you the business skills to run a creative agency that executes projects with agility, efficiency, and skill.

Creative Director

Lead the creative process. Guide all creative work as you ensure everyone from copywriters to designers hits key deliverables and leverages pivotal assets.

Graphic Designer

Spend your days capturing people’s shortening attention span through stunning posters, packaging, magazine ads, retail design, and more.

Marketing Specialist

Develop materials such as digital display ads, campaign literature, and annual reports to achieve communication goals.

UI/UX Designer

Make sure every design choice is for the end-user. Balance function with form as you create interfaces and experiences that excite, engage, and serve the target audience.

Web Designer

Help businesses grow through their most important digital asset. Using HTML/CSS you’ll design and code engaging websites that create an exceptional experience for all visitors.

Alumni Stories

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Catie Burton

Catie Burton (Class of 2017) recently started a new position as a remote product designer with Simplecast, a podcast hosting, distribution …

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Jill Brewer

Jill Brewer (Class of 2007) recently met her real-life illustrations! She does all of the illustrations for the Felix + Fiona books. …

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Kyle Moses

Kyle Moses (Class of 2010) has been knocking it out of the park as the front-end tech lead at Ascena Retail …

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