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Crafts: Metal (Jewelry Design)

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What is Crafts: Metal (Jewelry Design)?

Crafts (Metal/Jewelry Design) celebrates the diverse and inclusive nature of the field of contemporary metalwork and supports investigations of jewelry, hollowware, objects, and small sculpture. It also addresses both traditional and new approaches to art making, from casting and fabrication to 3D technologies and the use of alternative materials. Our comprehensive and professional curriculum encourages aesthetic and conceptual development, technical experimentation and research, personal expression, and technical competency. You must submit a portfolio before being accepted into this program.

Career Options

  • Art restoration
  • Installation art
  • Jewelry design
  • Sculpture
  • Teaching

Post-Graduation Success1

79% employed or continuing education

72% employed after graduation

7% attending graduate school

$37,737 average starting annual income

Sample employer destinations: Archdiocese Of Chicago, Casting House, Caterpillar

Sample grad school destinations: Northwestern University, University of Illinois at Chicago, Depaul University

Academic Profile Middle 50% 2

25 - 30 ACT Score

1250 - 1400 SAT Score

3.05 - 3.58 High School GPA

Annual Program Costs

Illinois Resident

  • Tuition: $13,640
  • Fees: $3,968
  • Expenses3: $15,008
  • Total: $32,616

Non-Resident

  • Tuition: $30,210
  • Fees: $3,968
  • Expenses3: $15,348
  • Total: $49,526

International

  • Tuition: $31,084
  • Fees: $3,968
  • Expenses3: $15,348
  • Total: $50,400
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