Chicago, IL
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
97
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
54%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Applied Arts And Design Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Design (M Des)
      Master of Design Methods (MDM)
      Master of Design/Master of Business Administration (M Des/MBA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 55
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

54% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 158
    • Accepted 86
    • Acceptance Rate 54
    • Enrolled 31
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th September 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (minimum score 310); GMAT (minimum score 600), bachelor's degree, minimum GPA of 3.0, official transcripts, and portfolio (for applicants with design degrees), minimum of two years of professional experience
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum score 1000 Quantitative and Verbal, 3.5 Analytical Writing), master's degree in design from accredited institution, and official transcripts, portfolio
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students97
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students97
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian34%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races16%
    • Unknown or International Student41%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty36
    • Full-time Percentage36%
    • Part-time Percentage64%
    • Female Percentage28%
    • Male Percentage72%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchData visualization, urbanism, big data, digital tools, future of work
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Institute of Design

Illinois Institute of Technology

350 North LaSalle Street
Chicago, IL 60654
United States

Patrick Whitney

Dean

Phone: 312-595-4900
Fax: 312-595-4901
Email: patrick.whitney@iit.edu

Ms. Rachel Dean

Director of Admissions and Retention

Phone: 312-595-4906
Fax: 312-596-4901
Email: rdean@id.iit.edu

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