48 months
56980 USD/year
56980 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Lehigh University’s undergraduate major in design engages students with new technologies, materials and media in developing the creative processes and critical thinking necessary for the modern designer. 


The major centers on studio with an emphasis on visual communication through digital media. Courses in art and design history and theory and in specific media techniques supplement the series of required studios.

Students can take a range of department courses in design or may choose a specific concentration in either graphic design or product design. 

Career Opportunities

  • Lehigh University’s Design alumni work in interior design, film and television production, fashion design, editorial roles in printed media, sub-editing, product and packaging design, advertising, and landscape gardening.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Product Design I: Form, Process and Concept
  • Design History
  • Web Design
  • Digital Textile Design
  • Special Topics in Design
  • Performance Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • School Report (including counselor recommendation) and Official High School Transcript
  • Teacher Recommendation (one) 
  • Mid-year School Report and Transcript
  • Final School Report and Transcript
  • $70 Application Fee
  • Official SAT or ACT scores - Optional

Tuition Fee

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    56980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56980 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Bethlehem

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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