For many of our graduates, MacEwan University's Bachelor of Design program is a first step toward a life-long involvement in the world of design. Whether you decide to continue your studies or pursue a profession, you leave the program with the training and experience you need to take that important next step.
MacEwan's Bachelor of Design offers:
innovative human-centred curriculum
well-rounded degree with more than 40 design-specific courses
study with industry-leading faculty in our brand new, state-of-the-art facility
largest UXD/digital design program in the prairies
Become a 21st century designer
Matthew Fagnan, Design Team Lead at JOBBER, talks about how designers use teamwork, collaboration and an understanding of user behaviour to solve today's design challenges.
Design is the defining skill set of this century, and you can learn it at MacEwan.
Watch more videos of design industry professionals talking about the importance of design and MacEwan's Bachelor of Design.
Pursue a profession
With our close ties to industry, it is not surprising that most of our graduates find design-related work within two years of graduation. Some work in large agencies, others in small studios or communications departments. Yet others strike out on their own, as freelance designers or photographers.
As a MacEwan Bachelor of Design grad, you are well-prepared for a range of design responsibilities, which might include:
Website and app design
User experience design
User interface design
Environmental graphic design
The Alberta Learning Information Service (ALIS) hosts detailed occupational profiles, salary survey data, trend reports and assessment tools to help you choose and plan a life-long career that matches your skills and interests.