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College for Creative Studies
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  • Graduate School
  • DETROIT, MI

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2.15.2024

CCS boosts an impressive 100% Graduate Job Placement Rate; 95% Knowledge Rate (Outcomes represent how the Class of 2022 alumni fare in their careers within six months to 1.5 years after graduation.) Learn More

About

Address
201 E KIRBY
DETROIT, MI 48202
Telephone
(313) 664-7400
From College for Creative Studies

The College for Creative Studies offers graduate programs in Art Education, Color & Materials Design, Interdisciplinary Design Studies, Transportation Design and User Experience Design.

A master’s degree from CCS will help you advance your creative practice and develop as a critical thinker while gaining expertise and knowledge to enhance your career opportunities.

All of our graduate programs are available in both full-time and part-time mode, allowing our curricula to fit around a busy life.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Deadline for International Students
July 1

Scholarship

Masters Programs

Unmatched Opportunity

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CCS Graduate Studies programs merge thinking and making, turning ideas into practical solutions. Design thinking education applies to diverse challenges: innovating products, services, and business operations. We educate designers who have a firm grasp of the business practices that most new hires typically learn on the job; they learn to lead and to drive business value.

Applying

Acceptance Rate
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Total Graduate Students
68
GRE
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GMAT
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LSAT
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MCAT
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TOEFL
Accepted
IELTS
Accepted
Interview Required
Yes
Personal Statement Required
Yes
Academic Transcripts Required
Yes
Application Fee Waivers Available
No
Letters of Recommendation Required
2

Academics

Part-time Classes Available
Yes
Weekend Classes Available
No
Evening Classes Available
No
Poll
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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
68
Part-Time Grad Students
9
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
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Racial Diversity
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    76.9%
  • White
    13.8%
  • Asian
    4.6%
  • Multiracial
    3.1%
  • Hispanic
    1.5%
  • African American
    0%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Full-Time In-State Tuition
$53,585 / year
Full-Time Out-of-State Tuition
$53,585 / year
Part-Time In-State Tuition
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Part-Time Out-of-State Tuition
No data available  
Received Financial Aid
100%
Average Financial Aid
$25,000 / year
Work Study Program Available
No data available  
Teaching/Research Fellowship Available
No data available  

Campus Resources

International Students Office
Yes
Disability Services
No
Veterans Services
No
Childcare Services
No
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Outcomes

Average Salary After Graduation
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Employed 2 Years After Graduation
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Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
Median Household Income
$39,063
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,253
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$328,489
National
$281,900

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