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Toy Design

Otis College of Art and Design

48 months
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46500 USD/year
46500 USD/year
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About

Toys are fundamental to our growth and our culture. We learn to make decisions, socialize, and create through play. The Toy Design program of Otis College of Art and Design is one of the only two programs in the world.

Overview

Program Features

As a major in the Toy Design program of Otis College of Art and Design, you’ll learn to make the toys of tomorrow. Our comprehensive design curriculum includes the major categories of plush, preschool, dolls, action figures, toy vehicles, games, and more.

You’ll take courses in child psychology and development, marketing, engineering, model making, digital design, computer rendering, packaging, and presentation. You’ll start with analog training in conceptual drawing, sculpting, and prototyping, and progress into digital illustration and graphic representation, model making, and rapid prototyping.

Our program includes faculty and guest mentors who are renowned toy design and entertainment professionals. After your sophomore year, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain industry experience with summer internships at a wide range of our toy and entertainment partners including Mattel, Hasbro, and Disney.

When you graduate, you’ll have a final portfolio that highlights your unique talents, ideas, and technical skills across a broad range of toy categories.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Toy Design
  • Visual Communication
  • Design Prototyping
  • Methods and Materials of Production
  • Child Psychology
  • History of Toys

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • $50 application fee
  • Portfolio - Submit 10–20 pieces of your best work submitted online through SlideRoom on the Common App
  • Personal Statement - In at least 500 words, describe your background and interest in studying art and design
  • Transcripts
  • SAT/ACT Test Scores
  • International applicants whose primary/native language is not English should take one of the three tests recognized by Otis College: TOEFL, IELTS, or the Pearson Test of English (SAT/ACT scores not required)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23250 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    46500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23250 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Abbeville

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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